The oldest IRONMAN event in Australia is celebrating its 35th birthday in 2020!
The two iconic Australian events will be held on 3 May 2020 at the New South Wales seaside city, creating a real IRONMAN Festival.
IRONMAN Australia in Port Macquarie remains one of the Oceania region’s leading, and most enduring, triathlon events.
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Port Macquarie is a beautiful seaside town at the mouth of the Hastings River in New South Wales, Australia. It’s known for its beaches, wildlife, boating and relaxed lifestyle.
Port Macquarie is a 4.5 hour drive north from Sydney. There is also an airport in Port Macquarie for visitors who are flying domestically to the area.
The weather during race time is an average of 21 degrees, with the nights dropping 12 degrees, so it is comfortable race conditions for athletes.
3.8km swim – A rolling swim start 1 lap course in the Hastings River between mainland & Pelican Island. A unique feature to this year’s course is the crossing of a weir, approximately 1.7km (outbound) and 2.5km (inbound) into the swim course.
180km – 2 lap course heading south from Port Macquarie taking in amazing coastal scenery on Pacific & Ocean Drives to Camden Haven & return.
42.2km run – 4 lap course first heading east to pass along the iconic rock wall before heading north to Settlement Point and finishing in the historic Town Green Precinct of Port Macquarie.
Australia’s oldest IRONMAN event
IRONMAN Australia, which is run in conjunction with the IRONMAN 70.3 event, is celebrating its 35-year anniversary in May. The event has a steep history, and many Australian IRONMAN athletes and supporters hold IRONMAN Australia in high esteem and it has a sentimental place on the race calendar.
IRONMAN Australia is sure to host a wonderful birthday party on May 3, 2020!
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