2013 World Championships. Brazil wins Open Water Trophy
Fabio Terrone
At the end of the open water tournament Brazil has won the Championships Trophy in Barcelona. 25km titles to Grimaldi and Lurz

BARCELONA - Italy's Martina Grimaldi and Thomas Lurz of Germany have won the 25km contest at the World Championships on Saturday.

Lurz completed the course in 4h47:27, just 40/100 of a second ahead of Bryan Ryckeman of Belgium. Third was Evgenii Drattchev of Russia in 4h27:28.1.

Grimaldi won the women's event in 5h07:19.7. Angela Maurer touched second by just 10-hundredths and third was Eva Fabian of United States in 5:07:20.4.

Brazil has won the Championships Trophy with 98 points. Germany scored 94 to secure the second place while third are the USA with 65.