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Ironman Brazil

When:
Sunday, May 28, 2017
Where:
Florianopolis,   

BRAZIL
Additional Info:
Category:
Race - Triathlon
Registration is recommended
Registrants & Fees
No Fee
No Fee

IRONMAN Brazil offers a scenic course and sparkling beaches, which have been attracting athletes from all over the world for over 15 years.

 

Called "the place to be" and "a mixture of St. Tropez and Ibiza without the attitude" by the New York Times, Florianopolis, Brazil on the Island of Santa Catarina boasts world-class entertainment, beaches and restaurants. The sun-soaked stretches of coastline in "Floripa," as locals affectionately call it, make up forty-two beaches in total. Athletes lining up for the event will find themselves in a sanctuary for sports, natural life and tourism from around the globe.

 

The 2.4-mile mass swim start is located on El Divino Beach. Expect the two-loop swim to be in an average temperature of 70F (21C), while the mostly flat two-loop 112-mile bike course will challenge athletes with four major climbs and descents. Athletes will finish with a 26.2-mile run with a 13-mile loop with one hill and two 6.5-mile loops that are mostly flat.

 

GGTC PARTICIPANTS: (2014) Dave Lampert

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GGTC DISCOUNTSNOcheck GGTC Sponsors page for most recent deals (must be a current member to access). 

 

GGTC VOLUNTEER/CHEER STATION: NO – check GGTC calendar or contact volunteer@ggtc.org

 

IRONMAN TRICLUB PROGRAM:  If you are racing, please indicate in registration that you are with Golden Gate Triathlon Club so our club can be ranked (below) - includes perks like exclusive advance viewing of Ironman Kona World Championship.