Located on the NSW South Coast, Batemans Bay has been a long-course favourite for many years. With a perfect combination of challenging hills, enjoyable riding, amazing scenery and an incredible atmosphere. Set upon the intersection of the Pacific Ocean and the stunning Clyde River this is an event for competitors and spectators alike.
Australia Half Ironman Triathlon Events
The must-do event of the year, The Challenge Melbourne, is held on 14 April 2019 in Melbourne's iconic Bayside area at St. Kilda. The Challenge Melbourne is a Half Ironman Triathlon: 1.9Km swim / 90Km cycle / 21.1Km run
Set in the world's sporting capital of the world, Melbourne, the location offers an abundance of accommodation, cafes, tourist activities and other sporting events make a great weekend or holiday in this famous city.
All experience levels welcome who are willing to take on the 1.9Km Swim, 90Km Cycle and 21.1Km Run. The minimum age for entry is 18. Good luck and happy training!
The SunSmart IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton event, formally the WA Long Course Triathlon Championships, found a new home in Busselton in 2002 after 17 years on Rottnest Island and a year at Margaret River. Over time the event has grown in stature and the number of participants each year. The Media profile of the event continues to expand annually with the event broadcast national and strong media partnerships facilitating significant exposure both locally, nationally and internationally.
SunSmart IRONMAN 70.3 Busselton is one of the largest events of its type in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. Many spectators line the foreshore of Busselton to cheer on the athletes over the 1.9km swim in the pristine waters of Geographe Bay, 90.1km flat and fast bike leg thru the Tuart Forest and a 21.1km run along the foreshore of Busselton.
Busselton itself offers an endless amount of activities, from shopping to surfing to whale watching - there is something for everyone to enjoy. The Busselton Town Center is home to a variety of restaurants, wine bars and local pubs that all offer a unique dining experience. You can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner overlooking the picturesque Geographe Bay from many of the restaurants in the Town Center. There are endless amounts of water activities such as the Underwater Observatory, HMAS Swan Dive Wreck, scuba diving and the Nautical Lady Entertainment Park. While visiting, head to the Ludlow Tuart Forest, which is the last tuart forest in the world!
IRONMAN 70.3 Cairns features a course memorable for the swim in the warm waters of Tropical North Queensland, the bike leg that travels up arguably the most scenic coastal roads in Australia towards Port Douglas and run that includes the Cairns boardwalk before finishing in the heart of the city of Cairns.
IRONMAN 70.3 Cairns was launched in 2011 and takes athletes along the same course as the renowned Cairns Airport IRONMAN Cairns from reef to rainforest. The bike leg takes athletes up the Captain Cook Highway where the coastline views are spectacular.
IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Qualifying Race. There are 30 qualifying slots to the 2019 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
A world class course taking in highlights of the region from country to coast. Competitors will take in the best that Mooloolaba has to offer, starting with a swim off the surf beach followed by a fast bike course. The run will tie up the days exciting events with a two lap course around Mooloolabas Esplanade cheered on by spectators.
A spectacular location with everything you need just steps from the beach, including an amazing surfside transition. Enjoy the experience of finishing on Mooloolaba Esplanade then wander to recovery on the beach to relax after your big day.
The perfect sunny escape with great restaurants, beaches and attractions. Perfectly located in the heart of Queensland's Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba Beach offers the perfect year-round climate and is an ideal location for a sporting event, a relaxing family vacation or just a great place to escape to. The relaxing atmosphere of the Sunshine Coast, the friendly people and the endless scenic beauty of Mooloolaba Beach make it a hugely popular destination to visit. IRONMAN 70.3 Sunshine Coast provides a fitting warm-up for those athletes heading over to Kona to take on the IRONMAN World Championship.
IRONMAN 70.3 Sunshine Coast will offer 30 slots to the 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
Taking place concurrently with IRONMAN Australia in May 2019, IRONMAN 70.3 Port Macquarie is sure to not only challenge you physically but also inspire you with its natural beauty and strong community support.
IRONMAN 70.3 Port Macquarie remains one of the Asia-Pacific region's leading, and most enduring, triathlon events.
Nestled on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, in a region renowned for its natural beauty, Port Macquarie is one of Australias favourite holiday spots and the perfect place to have a Race-cation!
What better way to start your Race-cation then discovering the region has over 52+ things to do whether it be a mild to wild experience. For the adrenalin enthusiasts there are jet skis, jet boat rides, sky diving and paragliding. Nature lovers will be spoilt for choice with horse riding, 4WD tours, scenic river cruises and a morning surf with the dolphins. To reconnect with the family take a rainforest walk, a picnic by a waterfall or just enjoy quality time on the beach.
With golden beaches, lush rainforests, stunning hinterland and an abundant of wildlife, all at your doorstep, Greater Port Macquarie is the perfect place to train, compete and recover and make your IRONMAN 70.3 Port Macquarie the best experience.
Incorporating the iconic Busselton Jetty, IRONMAN Western Australia is renowned worldwide for being the place to go for a personal best. The bike and run courses are among the flattest on the global IRONMAN circuit and the IRONMAN 70.3 event is no different, with an almost identical course to the IRONMAN race that includes a fantastic start from a pontoon at the end of the jetty.
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What you need to know about Half Ironman triathlon
Discover awesome Half Ironman — also known as middle distance, or 70.3 — triathlon events. Swim 1.9km, bike 90km, run 20km.