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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Ironman to Rebrand Challenge Barcelona Events in Spain

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 …

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Ironman Replaces Chesapeakeman with 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 …

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