IRONMAN to Return to Panama City Beach in 2019

IRONMAN Florida

IRONMAN announced that the 2019 IRONMAN Florida triathlon will return to its original location in Panama City Beach. Due to the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Michael on Panama City Beach and the surrounding Bay County, IRONMAN and local partners concluded it would not be feasible to host IRONMAN Florida in its usual location for 2018. …

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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 …

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IRONMAN North Carolina Has Been Discontinued

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 …

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IRONMAN Announces First Full Distance Race In Italy

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 …

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IRONMAN Vineman Events to Shift Location to 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 …

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IRONMAN Japan Discontinued

Japan is once again without an Ironman race as the countries only full distance triathlon on the calendar has been cancelled. Read full press release… IRONMAN announced today that after careful consideration and discussion, the au Insurance IRONMAN Japan triathlon in Hokkaido will be discontinued. While Hokkaido has hosted popular events for the past three …

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IRONMAN Rebrands Races in France

IRONMAN has announced the acquisition of Optimum Sports Events, organizers of the Challenge Vichy triathlon and the Vichy Half Triathlon in France. The acquisition means both events will now become part of the IRONMAN European Tour. The Vichy Half Triathlon will become IRONMAN 70.3 Vichywith a race date of Saturday, August 29, 2015. The Challenge Vichy triathlon …

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IRONMAN Maastricht-Limburg Added To 2015 Schedule

IRONMAN announced the addition of IRONMAN Maastricht-Limburg in the Netherlands – the inaugural race will be held on August 2, 2015.  It’s the 13th IRONMAN triathlon on the European Tour and the newest country to host a prestigious race. The IRONMAN Maastricht-Limburg course will lead through some of the region’s most picturesque areas and will finish at …

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Ontario Named as Host of New IRONMAN Muskoka Triathlon

IRONMAN has announced that Muskoka, Ontario, Canada has been selected to host the fourteenth race in the IRONMAN® North American Series. The inaugural IRONMAN Muskoka triathlon will take place on Sunday, August 30, 2015. In addition, IRONMAN announced that the existing IRONMAN 70.3 Muskoka triathlon will now shift dates to Sunday, July 5, 2015, making …

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