The organizers of Patagonman Xtreme Triathlon are getting ready for the 2020 edition of the race which will take place on December 6th 2020, in the heart of Patagonia.
Your chance to be part of Patagonman 2020, a triathlon conquest like no other is now. Enter the lottery today for one of the 300 available slots to participate in the race of your life.
Last year Tim Don became won the second edition of Patagonman in Chile. He has this to say afterwards “It was hands down the hardest triathlon I have ever done”.
Patagonman is the Xtreme Triathlon at the end of the world. The course runs point-to-point; fjord to lake, crossing the entire country from West to East.
The lottery tickets for the 2020 edition of the popular event are now on sale. 100% of the lottery income will go to local charity in Patagonia. Those interested in racing can buy a lottery ticket for roughly $10 USD , from which 300 entrants will be selected to take on the challenge of the third edition. The lucky winners will be notified in March, so start training just-in-case. If selected to participate the entry fee is $490,000 CLP, which is approximately. $625 USD.
Triathlon: Patagonman Xtreme Triathlon
Where: Coyhaique, Chile
When: December 6, 2020
Distance: 3.8km Swim, 180km Bike, 42.2km Run
Patagonman starts before sunrise in the Aysén Fjord, where the athletes must jump from a ferry into the cold water and swim 3.8 kilometres toward Puerto Chacabuco where they find the first transition area. From there, they ride 180 kilometres through the windy, winding and hilly road of the famous Carretera Austral to Cerro Castillo, one of the most iconic scenes of Patagonia, where they will leave their bikes.
Finally, they run 42.2 kilometres of dirt trails and rubble roads following the Ibánez River through forest, passing beautiful lakes and waterfalls, all the way to the General Carrera Lake, another landmark of the region, where they find the finish line and the glory of finishing Patagonman.
Organizer are expecting close to a thousand athletes will participate in the lottery for the 300 registration slots.
The event will have 2 male Norseman Slots and 2 female Norseman Slots, if you want another challenge to conquer.