IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN

This unforgettable race in the heart of Durban begins with a swim at uShaka Beach, followed by a fast, undulating bike course that loops around the Blue Lagoon and heads along the M4 highway. The flat, two-loop run course along the promenade is sure to provide some fast times along with some spectacular views.

Race Date 07.06.2020
  • 5 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN
  • 4 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN
  • 3 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN

5 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN

Overview

The ultimate African IRONMAN 70.3, race in Durban’s natural paradise known for its gorgeous coastline of sun-kissed beaches and subtropical climate.

This unforgettable race in the heart of the paradise city begins with a swim at uShaka Beach, followed by a fast, undulating bike course that loops around the Blue Lagoon and heads along the M4 highway. The flat, two-loop run course along the promenade is sure to provide some fast times along with some spectacular views.

The 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 Durban offers 40 qualifying slots for the 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Taupõ, New Zealand.

 

What’s included

Day 1

Day 1

ARRIVAL

We will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel.

 

Day 2

Day 2

EASY GROUP RUN

Meeting in front of your hotel at 7:30am your team leader will take you for an easy 30 min run on a section of the course.

TOUR PACKET COLLECTION

Guest will have the option to collect their tour package from the tour operator at the hotel.

EXPO AND RACE REGISTRATION

Today you will have the opportunity to go to the expo where you will be able to register and check out the exhibitors.
Registration and Expo: The Globe at SUNCOAST Casino 09:00-18:30

BIKE COURSE ORIENTATION

At 15:00 the bus will collect the athletes from the hotel and we will head out on the bike route. The round trip should take approximately 2 hours to complete.

During the bike course orientation, the tour operator will explain T1 and T2 entry and exit, point out the climbs and explain the effect of the wind and road surface.

Once the bike route familiarization is complete, the bus will drop the athletes off at their hotel to get ready for race briefing.

WELCOME DINNER

Enjoy a RacePace welcome dinner.

Day 3

Day 3

EASY GROUP RUN

Meeting in front of your hotel at 7:30am your team leader will take you for an easy 30 min run on a section of the course.

SWIM TRAINING

This morning we meet for RacePace swim training. Location to be confirmed. Afterwards you will be greeted with coffee and cold drinks.

BIKE AND BAG CHECK IN

Please meet your tour leader at the front of your hotel. Ride your bike to transition 1, where you will check in your bike and bag at uShaka Beach between 14:00 – 17:00. Wait for shuttle to transport you to transition 2. You will check in your run bag in transition 2 at SUNCOAST Car Park 3.

 

Day 4

Day 4

RACE MORNING

Wake up, get ready and move to the swim start!

Spectator’s look out for our special RacePace tents. There will be coffee and drink available in this area for the spectators.

After watching the swim, the spectators can go back to their hotels for breakfast. Once they have had their breakfast and are ready to get back to the action, they can move towards the official RacePace spectator area where they will be looked after for the day. There will coverage from the sun, seating and basic drinks throughout the day.

SLOT ALLOCATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

17:30 Athletes can attend slot allocation in the Barnyard Theatre at SUNCOAST Casino. A shuttle service will be available

The physio team will be available during the day for any of the athletes that would like to get some treatment after the event.

19:15 – 22:00 Awards ceremony and dinner held in the evening at the The Globe at SUNCOAST. A shuttle service will be available

 

Day 5

Day 5

AIRPORT DEPARTURES

Our guests will return to Durban, King Shaka International airport for various departure times.

Or extend your stay and explore the magic of the area…

4 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN

Overview

The ultimate African IRONMAN 70.3, race in Durban’s natural paradise known for its gorgeous coastline of sun-kissed beaches and subtropical climate.

This unforgettable race in the heart of the paradise city begins with a swim at uShaka Beach, followed by a fast, undulating bike course that loops around the Blue Lagoon and heads along the M4 highway. The flat, two-loop run course along the promenade is sure to provide some fast times along with some spectacular views.

The 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 Durban offers 40 qualifying slots for the 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Taupõ, New Zealand.

What’s included

Day 1

Day 1

ARRIVAL

We will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel.

TOUR PACKET COLLECTION

Guest will have the option to collect their tour package from the tour operator at the hotel.

EXPO AND RACE REGISTRATION

Today you will have the opportunity to go to the expo where you will be able to register and check out the exhibitors.
Registration and Expo: The Globe at SUNCOAST Casino 09:00-18:30

BIKE COURSE ORIENTATION

At 15:00 the bus will collect the athletes from the hotel and we will head out on the bike route. The round trip should take approximately 2 hours to complete.

During the bike course orientation, the tour operator will explain T1 and T2 entry and exit, point out the climbs and explain the effect of the wind and road surface.

Once the bike route familiarisation is complete, the bus will drop the athletes off at their hotel to get ready for race briefing.

WELCOME DINNER

Enjoy a RacePace welcome dinner.

 

Day 2

Day 2

EASY GROUP RUN

Meeting in front of your hotel at 7:30am your team leader will take you for an easy 30 min run on a section of the course.

SWIM TRAINING

This morning we meet for the RacePace swim training. Location to be confirmed. Afterwards you will be greeted with coffee and cold drinks.

BIKE AND BAG CHECK IN

Please meet your tour leader at the front of your hotel. Ride your bike to transition 1, where you will check in your bike and bag at uShaka Beach between 14:00 – 17:00. Wait for shuttle to transport you to transition 2. You will check in your run bag in transition 2 at SUNCOAST Car Park 3.

 

 

Day 3

Day 3

RACE MORNING

Wake up, get ready and move to the swim start!

Spectator’s look out for our special RacePace tents. There will be coffee and drink available in this area for the spectators.

After watching the swim, the spectators can go back to their hotels for breakfast. Once they have had their breakfast and are ready to get back to the action, they can move towards the official RacePace spectator area where they will be looked after for the day. There will coverage from the sun, seating and basic drinks throughout the day.

SLOT ALLOCATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

17:30 Athletes can attend slot allocation in the Barnyard Theatre at SUNCOAST Casino. Shuttle service will be available

The physio team will be available during the day for any of the athletes that would like to get some treatment after the event.

19:15 – 22:00 Awards ceremony and dinner held in the evening at the The Globe at SUNCOAST. Shuttle service will be available

Day 4

Day 4

AIRPORT DEPARTURES

Our guests will return to Durban, King Shaka International airport for various departure times.

Or extend your stay and explore the magic of the area…

3 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 DURBAN

Overview

This tour is ideal for South Africans or athletes that have time constraints. Arrive on the Friday and fly out on the Sunday after your race or Arrive on the Saturday and fly out on the Monday.

The ultimate African IRONMAN 70.3, race in Durban’s natural paradise known for its gorgeous coastline of sun-kissed beaches and subtropical climate.

This unforgettable race in the heart of the paradise city begins with a swim at uShaka Beach, followed by a fast, undulating bike course that loops around the Blue Lagoon and heads along the M4 highway. The flat, two-loop run course along the promenade is sure to provide some fast times along with some spectacular views.

The 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 Durban offers 40 qualifying slots for the 2020 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Taupõ, New Zealand.

 

What’s included

Day 1

Day 1

ARRIVAL

We will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel.

TOUR PACKET COLLECTION

Guest will have the option to collect their tour package from the tour operator at the hotel.

EXPO AND RACE REGISTRATION

Today you will have the opportunity to go to the expo where you will be able to register and check out the exhibitors. Registration and Expo: The Globe at SUNCOAST Casino 09:00-18:30

BIKE AND BAG CHECK IN

Please meet your tour leader at the front of your hotel. Ride your bike to transition 1, where you will check in your bike and bag at uShaka Beach between 14:00 – 17:00. Wait for shuttle to transport you to transition 2. You will check in your run bag in transition 2 at SUNCOAST Car Park 3.

 

 

 

Day 2

Day 2

RACE MORNING

Wake up, get ready and move to the swim start!

Spectator’s look out for our special RacePace tents. There will be coffee and drink available in this area for the spectators.

After watching the swim, the spectators can go back to their hotels for breakfast. Once they have had their breakfast and are ready to get back to the action, they can move towards the official RacePace spectator area where they will be looked after for the day. There will coverage from the sun, seating and basic drinks throughout the day.

SLOT ALLOCATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

17:30 Athletes can attend slot allocation in the Barnyard Theatre at SUNCOAST Casino. Shuttle will be avaialble

The physio team will be available during the day for any of the athletes that would like to get some treatment after the event.

19:15 – 22:00 Awards ceremony and dinner held in the evening at the The Globe at SUNCOAST. Shuttle service available

Day 3

Day 3

AIRPORT DEPARTURES

Our guests will return to East London airport for various departure times.

Or extend your stay and explore the magic of the area…

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