5430 Triathlon Series Resurrected

5430 Triathlon Series

History repeats itself as Lance Panigutti joins forces with Barry & Jodee Siff to bring back the iconic “5430 Triathlon Series” in 2017. Colorado Sprint Triathlon on June 3rd, 2017 Boulder Peak Triathlon on July 9th, 2017 complete with a Pro Prize Purse of $25,000! 5430 Triathlon (formerly the 5430 Long Course) on September 17th, [ read more » ]

IRONMAN Expands to Argentina with IRONMAN Mar del Plata

Ironman Mar del Plata

IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holding company, announced the addition of the IRONMAN Mar del Plata triathlon, the 12th IRONMAN or IRONMAN 70.3 race in South America and the second in Argentina. IRONMAN Mar del Plata will take place on December 3, 2017, along the beautiful Atlantic Coast of Argentina. The race venue is located just [ read more » ]

Edinburgh, Scotland to Host Newest Ironman 70.3 Triathlon

Ironman 70.3 Edinburgh

IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holding company, announced the addition of the IRONMAN 70.3 Edinburgh, Scotland triathlon. The inaugural race will take place on Sunday July 2, 2017, with registration opening on Monday, December 19, 2016. “The UK has seen a perpetual growth in athlete participation and there is clear demand for more races,” said Kevin [ read more » ]

Challenge Adds New Iron Distance Challenge Madrid Race

challenge-madrid

One of the World’s greatest sporting cities will play host to a World-class triathlon as Madrid has been announced as the newest member of the CHALLENGEFAMILY world series of triathlons. The inaugural CHALLENGE MADRID event will take place on September 24, 2017 with the event finish line located in the centre of Madrid, which is [ read more » ]

IRONMAN North Carolina Has Been Discontinued

IRONMAN North Carolina

In December of 2015 the World Triathlon Corporation and IRONMAN announced that it has acquired the PPD Beach2Battleship iron distance and half-iron distance triathlon events from the YMCA of Wilmington.  The events would be re-branded as IRONMAN North Carolina and IRONMAN 70.3 North Carolina and take place on Saturday, October 22, 2016. The independent Beach2Battleship [ read more » ]

2017 Wildflower Triathlon Cancelled

wildflower triathlon

All of the Tri-California Events in 2017 have been cancelled including the iconic Wildflower Triathlon.  The other events include Triathlon at Pacific Grove, San Francisco Triathlon at Alcatraz and Scott Tinley’s Triathlon.  The root cause has been sited as the drought in California. Press Release: It is with great sadness I am announcing that due to [ read more » ]

IRONMAN Announces First Full Distance Race In Italy

ironman emilia romagna

IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holding company, announced today the addition of the IRONMAN Emilia Romagna triathlon. The inaugural race in Italy will take place on September 23, 2017. In addition, a 5150™ Triathlon Series event will take place on September 24, 2017. The race will be located in Cervia, a seaside town with a population [ read more » ]

IRONMAN Vineman Events to Shift Location to Santa Rosa

IRONMAN Santa Rosa

IRONMAN announced that Santa Rosa, California will host the 2017 IRONMAN® Santa Rosa and IRONMAN® 70.3® Santa Rosa triathlons, a shift in venue from the previously held IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 Vineman triathlons. The 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Rosa triathlon will take place on May 13 while the 2017 IRONMAN Santa Rosa triathlon will be [ read more » ]