Hero

Ironman Gurye Korea

Triathlon: Swim 3.8km, Bike 180km, Run 42.2km

This event has passed

To be reminded next time this event is scheduled just click on the +Save button

You can view unavailable tickets here.

Distances in this event

  1. Ironman

    Triathlon: Swim 3.8km, Bike 180km, Run 42.2km
    $550–$750
    Event passed

From the organizer

Organizer leaderboard ranking badge

#33

Ironman are ranked #33 in the UK out of 508 organizers

The picturesque town of Gurye, Jeollanam-do will host IRONMAN Gurye Korea, scheduled to take place on September 9, 2018.

Gurye, located in the Southwest portion of Korea, has remained one of the best kept secrets in Korea until recently. Known only to the handful of hiking enthusiasts in the past, it has grown in popularity becoming more accessible than ever thanks to the introduction of high-speed rail. Gurye will provide the perfect setting for this beautiful new IRONMAN event in Korea.

Athletes will begin with a 3.8 km swim in the pristine fresh water of the Jirisan Lake, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Jirisan National Park. They will then set out on a mostly flat and fast 180 km bike leg through the scenic Gurye region, passing picturesque mountains, swaying rice fields, and the winding Seomjingang River. The 42.195 km run leg takes athletes onto trails around the lake and to the wide open country road flanked by cheering local villagers before heading into Natural Dream Park for the finish.

IRONMAN Gurye, Korea will offer 30 qualifying age group slots for the 2019 IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Ironman Gurye Korea weather forecast

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

29°C
Predicted highs
15°C
Predicted lows

Ironman Gurye Korea reviews

There are no reviews for this event yet. Raced here before? Be the first to review this event.

How was Ironman Gurye Korea?

Questions & answers

Get answers from our team or a member of our dedicated community.

What would you like to know about this event?
Submit

You may also like