IRONMAN 70.3 Goa, India

Tri Travel expand into India! Be a part of this debut, sold out event on October 20, 2019.

Start Date 20.10.19
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Tri Travel are partnering with IRONMAN 70.3 Goa to bring you a brand new tour to this sold out event!

IRONMAN announced the expansion into India for the first time in company history with this inaugural triathlon, which will debut on Sunday, October 20, 2019. Arriving at the shores of India for the first time, the IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon is a great opportunity to reach and further support the triathlon market that has been exponentially growing in India in recent years.

A city steep in history, Goa is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. It is known for its long strings of beautiful golden-sand beaches that stretch along the Arabian sea, baroque-style buildings and stunning cathedrals.

 

 

 

Travel and Accommodation

Tri Travel provide the best event accommodation and a comprehensive race week itinerary to make the most of your time at the IRONMAN 70.3 Goa. Tri Travel arrange all the travel logistics, and are the leaders in sports travel solutions for athletes and their supporters. Tri Travel have been helping athletes achieve their goals for 20 years.

Tour inclusions:

  • 5 nights’ accommodation
  • Airport Transfers (airport to hotel return)
  • Bike course orientation by bus
  • Team swim session over the course
  • Team run session over part of the course
  • Team Welcome Breakfast

Tri Travel are experts in endurance events. Through our years of experience, we provide our athletes with the best opportunity to both perform at their best, and fully experience the event location and race-week activities. Family and supporters are a vital part of the athlete’s race, which is why Tri Travel provide the total event experience to all our tour members.

 

About Goa

Miramar beach is listed amongst the most popular beaches of Goa due to its location. Situated at the distance of 3 km from the Capital of Goa – Panaji. Very few capital cities in the country enjoy the privilege that Panaji has of having a beach within walking distance of its crowded, commercial spaces.

Miramar Beach, also known as the Gaspar Dias, lies close to the estuary of Mandovi River, which merges with the Arabian Sea. In Portuguese, Miramar means ‘viewing the sea’. The 2 km long coast, lined with palm trees vaunts of splendid, soft silvery sand bed that glitter in the moonlight and offer colourful view of the magnificent Portuguese fort Aguanda across the river.

Weather

The end of October is the perfect time of the year to host the race with warm tropical weather conditions and temperatures ranging from 29-32°C.

Visa

Australian nationals require a valid visa for entry into India.

Course description

The race begins on the serene Miramar beach with a 1.2-mile (1.9 km) two-loop swim in the Arabian sea. Athletes will then hop on their bike for a 56-mile (90km) three-loop ride along the Mandovi river causeway, taking them through the city with a scenic view of the Jetty and the floating casinos. They will then transition in Miramar beach for a 13.1-mile (21 km) three-loop shaded run along popular tourist attraction, the Dona Paula beach. Athletes will cross the finish line back on Miramar beach.

Swim 1.9km

Age group swim start will be a rolling start.The race begins on the serene Miramar Beach with 2 x 950 m loop swim course in the shores of the Arabian Sea.

SWIM COURSE MAP

Bike: 90km

A scenic 3 lap x 30 km bike route passing the city overseeing the Jetty, floating casinos and riding along the Mandovi river causeway.

BIKE COURSE MAP

Run: 21.1km

Three loop run course – well shaded for most of the route and athletes run towards another key touristic spot of Goa, Dona Paula beach. They will cross the finish line on the Miramar beach.

The Athlete Information Guide will be made available to athletes one month before the event.

Please click below for the schedule of events.

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Accommodation

Accommodation

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Full Course Orientation

Full Course Orientation

With our team of course experts, we make sure you understand all the key parts to the race course.

Full transport and Logistics

Full transport and Logistics

From the moment we meet and greet you at the airport, we provide the best quality transport and logistics.

Race Week Event Access

Race Week Event Access

Transport and reserved seating to the welcome and presentation functions.

Merchandise Pack

Merchandise Pack

Tri Travel provide tour members with specialised merchandise.

Detailed Itinerary

Detailed Itinerary

We provide a full race week itinerary, making sure you don't miss out on any of the events on offer.

Flights

Flights

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Bike Insurance

Bike Insurance

Through our partners we offer comprehensive bike insurance.

Pre and Post Travel Plans

Pre and Post Travel Plans

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Highly experienced team

Highly experienced team

Our Tri Travel team have over 20 years of IRONMAN experience.

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