IRONMAN 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun
IRONMAN 70.3 on August 26, 2018
It's back again in August 2018: a jump into Lake Zell's crystal-clear water of drinking water quality signals the start of THE triathlon event the IRONMAN 70.3 in the Salzburger Land. Our region Zell am See-Kaprun is just made for 1.9 km of swimming, 90 km of cycling and 21.1 km of running. Across the lake in neoprene suits, on racing cycles across beautiful pass roads and in running shoes along the shore of Lake Zell.
26 August 2018
IRONMAN 70.3 bike course in the TOP 3
At the IRONMAN "Athletes' Choice Awards", the cycling route of Zell am See-Kaprun secured third place in the category "Best Bike Course" in Europe. Around 50,000 athletes chose the bike route as one of the most beautiful in the IRONMAN world.
The IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship 2015
... has made the Zell am See-Kaprun region famous in the international triathlon scene - and that rightfully so. The alpine character of the landscape between glacier, mountains and lake is perfect for first-class endurance sport. Not too cold and not too warm, Lake Zell provides the ideal water temperature for high performances of the participants in the IRONMAN swimming contest. The cycling route leads 90 kilometres through the rather beautiful surrounding mountain world before the 21.1 km long running route offers the ironmen and women amazing views across the lake and the Hohe Tauern. Considering the total route to be completed, it is anyone's guess whether the athletes can actually enjoy much of the view ...