Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

After winning the 24 km Maratona Aquática 14 Bis in November, 43-year-old Artur Pedroza won the 3 km XTERRA Swim Challenge for the third consecutive time in Paraty and wrapped up the season championship.

I was the 3 km overall champion and was a triple champion in XTERRA Swim Challenge. I am very happy for the achievement and also with the results of all the athletes from my Resende Águas Abertas club,” Pedroza reported.

Ariadne Rodrigues easily won the race and season championship in 45:01.

3 km Top 10 Male Results
1. Artur Pedroza (43) 34:44
2. Arthur Rizzo Duarte (17) 39:08
3. Raul Furtado (38( 44:56
4. Thiago Sales Martins (43) 45:27
5. Henrique Martins Santos (47) 45:48
6. Thiago Andrade Silva (36) 46:30
7. Alexandre Gomes Fonseca (49) 47:16
8. Renato Mazzonetto Valler Filho (38) 47:52

9. Gilson Ferreira Rodrigues Filho (44) 49:26
10. Carlos Andre Brasil Barbosa Do Nasc (49) 50:24

3 km Top 10 Female Results
1. Ariadne Rodrigues (20) 45:01
2. Sasha Navarro Fonseca (31) 53:57

3. Mariana Baldini Burrowes (28) 54:11
4. Christiane de Castro Quartieri (41) 54:33
5. Mirella Ribeiro Salomon (47) 54:42
6. Christiane Terezan (33) 55:28

7. Paola Alves de Oliveira Lucchesi (26) 55:34
8. Mireia Masip Carcelen (30) 56:23
9. Natalia Dornelas Camara Sobral (32) 59:19

10. Luysien Coelho Marquest Silveira (44) 1:00:58

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