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Featured Event Abroad (Feb) – IRONMAN Zurich Switzerland 2014


Ireland had an impressive 46 participants in this last year, will we beat that this year? IRONMAN Zurich Switzerland 2014 offers one of the world´s biggest triathlon weekends full of sports. Get close to the action and experience triathlon at its best in the center of one of the most important financial melting pots.

On Saturday July 26th athletes from all over the world compete in the Zurich Triathlon. No matter if you like to do a sprint distance race or race the Olympic distance, Zurich Triathlon offers wide opportunities. Find more information about this unique event here https://eu.ironman.com/triathlon/events/emea/5150/5150-zurich.aspx#axzz2jgKzyB6J
On Sunday July 27th the main event takes place. 2’500 athletes from more than 60 countries start their 226km journey. A 3,8k swim in the crystal-clear water which is by the way of drinking water quality, is followed by a spectacular 180,2k bike course with some challenging climbs, where the atmosphere conveys an Alpe d´Huez feeling. The concluding 42,2k run course leads the athletes through the parks of the city and along the lake shore.

Still not convinced? Check our website https://www.ironman.com/triathlon/events/emea/ironman/switzerland.aspx#axzz2uta7h0eh or visit us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/IronmanZurichSwitzerland to get some more information and impressions.