IRONMAN Gurye Gurye, Korea

IRONMAN Guyre 2018 offers 30 qualifying slots for Hawaii.

Start Date 9.9.18

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 World Championship qualifying slots: IRONMAN Guyre 2018 offers 30 qualifying slots for Hawaii.

 

For this IRONMAN event, Tri Travel recommend a minimum 5-night stay to take full advantage of the event week schedule and to prepare for your race. We have sourced the best accommodation options ranging from Airbnb, hotels, hostels and apartments to give our athletes the most competitive online rates and best accommodation options.

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