Hilo, Hawaii to Host First Official Triathlon

Hilo Triathlon

A new triathlon on the Big Island of Hawai’i will take place this summer with the inaugural Hilo Triathlon. The Olympic Distance triathlon event will take place on July 13th from the James Kealoha Beach Park in Hilo. Triathletes are encouraged to come for a swim, bike, run and beach barbecue party! Triathlon: Hilo Triathlon [ read more » ]

Asia Pacific Region Lands Ironman Taiwan Event for 2015

Ironman Taiwan

The Asia-Pacific region will have a new IRONMAN series race starting in 2015 with the latest announcement. The inaugural IRONMAN Taiwan will be hosted throughout the stunning Kenting region in Taiwan on April 12, 2015. This would be the third IRONMAN qualifying race in the region in 2015. Located to the south, Kenting has not [ read more » ]

Ironman to Rebrand Challenge Barcelona Events in Spain

Ironman Barcelona Logos

IRONMAN® has announced the acquisition of Tritlon Spain SL, owners and organizers of Challenge Barcelona and Half Challenge Barcelona. These races will now be operated as IRONMAN Barcelona and IRONMAN 70.3 Barcelona and will be held on October 5, 2014 and May 18, 2014 respectively. In addition, a future long-distance triathlon will take place in [ read more » ]

Ohio’s Inaugural Mohican Endurance Festival in June

Mohican Endurance Festival

A new HFP Racing Signature Event will take place in this summer in Mohican State Park. The inaugural Mohican Endurance Festival will take place on Sunday, June 22, 2014 and feature a Mini, Sprint, Olympic & Half distance triathlons as well as Duathlon. All events will start and finish at the Mohican Lodge & Conference [ read more » ]

Challenge Family Returns To Denmark

Challenge Denmark

The Challenge Family global series of long distance triathlons has returned to Scandinavia with today’s announcement of Challenge Denmark. Centered in the spectacular Jutland region, the first event will take place on June 13, 2015 over both the full and half distance. It promises to delight athletes and families alike with its unique focus around Legoland [ read more » ]

Ironman Replaces Chesapeakeman with Ironman Maryland

Ironman Maryland

IRONMAN has announced that Cambridge, Maryland will become the twelfth U.S. location in the IRONMAN® Series. The inaugural IRONMAN Maryland triathlon will take place on Saturday, September 20, 2014, becoming the first IRONMAN® race in the Mid-Atlantic. “We are delighted to add IRONMAN Maryland to our race lineup for 2014,” said Andrew Messick, Chief Executive [ read more » ]

BreakAway Kids Tri – New Adventure-Based Triathlon for Kids in MN

BreakAway Kids Tri

A world class racing experience for kids is coming to one of Minnesota’s finest parks; Lake Elmo Park Reserve in Lake Elmo, MN. The inaugural BreakAway Kids Tri on Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 is an adventure-based triathlon that will have all the elements of a traditional swim, bike, run race along with adventure elements that will [ read more » ]

Zell am See-Kaprun, Austria to Host 2015 Ironman 70.3 World Championship

Ironman 70.3 World Championship 2015

IRONMAN announced that it has chosen Zell am See-Kaprun, SalzburgerLand, Austria to host the 2015 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship triathlon. The championship race will be held on August 30, 2015 and marks the first time that the IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship will be held in Europe. Unique to the 2015 World Championship weekend, IRONMAN will [ read more » ]