IRONMAN 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun World Championship - 28.08.2016
The unique triathlon-event in Salzburg
This year the 28. August 2016 will be the date for the unique Ironman 70.3 in the region Zell am See-Kaprun.
This inimitable Ironman 70.3 starts with the jump into the Lake Zell and the event goes down in a unique scenery between the clear blue Lake Zell, flowery meadows and the pearly-white snow covered Kitzsteinhorn glacier. The water of the lake with drinking water quality stimulates the athletes to reach best times in the category swimming. Furthermore, the beautiful landscape encourages all participants achieve peak performances - to leave all the exhaustion behind.
For the 5th year in a row athletes will swim 1,9 km, compete on the bike for 90 km and run as fast as they can in a distance of 21,1 km along the lake to finish their competition in Zell am See. Altogether every athlete has to cover a distance of 113 kilometers, which are 70,3 miles, whereby the name Ironman 70,3 got his origin.
IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship 2015:
The IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship 2015 took place on the 30th of August 2015 in Zell am See-Kaprun! The WC took place in Europe for the first time.
5000 Participants, 70.000 viewers at the course
The World Championship has been a spectacular event!
A Unique Race Track
Instead of two bike rounds 2014's IRONMAN 70.3 featured one 90.1 km long bike race course already. The race track leads up to 1280m above sea level.
Enjoy our side events like the "Irongirl" and "Ironkids" - everybody can participate. Come to Zell am See-Kaprun and scent triathlon air. Enjoy the great atmosphere and cheer for the athletes.
Information for guests and athletes will be published as soon as possible. Please contact us if you have any questions!
More information at ironmalsalzburg.com