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Ironman 70.3 European Championship Wiesbaden

From the web site:
Sparkassen Finanzgruppe IRONMAN 70.3 European Championship Wiesbaden offers a challenging, yet scenic course in southwest Germany. Athletes and visitors alike can enjoy one of Europe’s oldest ‘spa towns,’ with over 25 hot springs throughout the area. Southwest Germany is also known for world renowned wine and champagne producers.
Just one day before the best triathletes of the world fight for the IRONMAN 70.3 European Championship there is another great Sidevent! On Saturday morning the great stage on the Bowling Green is on for our little ones, the up and coming talents of the IRONKIDS. Kids and Teens from Wiesbaden and all over the world come together and have fun with a Bike & Run on parts of Sundays racetrack.

Location:
Lake Raunheimer Waldsee

Weisbaden, DEU

Event Website: http://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/emea/ironman-70.3/wiesbaden.aspx#axzz2pwFcQUIQ

Event Age: This event started in 2007

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Race Tips

  1. Kim 2016-06-03 23:47:18

    Arizona, US

    DO NOT underestimate the climbing on the bike. Saw several people walking their bikes - train for it!

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Event is friendly for people new to the sport 2
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Scenic beauty of the course 2
Competitive field 2

Event Details

From the web site:
Lake "Raunheimer Waldsee" is the venue for the 1,9 km, out-and-back swim. The challenging 90 km, one-loop bike course will lead the athletes into a series of hilly climbs with steep descents. The 21,2 km, four-loop course takes athletes through downtown Wiesbaden and has a drawn-out descent that lends itself to a spectacular, spectator-filled finish.

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Long (Half Ironman) Triathlon 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run

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