IRONMAN 70.3 MOSSELBAY

Mossel Bay offers scenic beauty of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains and the azure blue sea, rolling green hills and pastures, rich agriculture, and culture. Fynbos, aloes, dolphins and whales, a place one can only describe as paradise – a tourists dream. Mossel Bay’s history is unique and was pivotal to the development of the rest of South Africa.

Race Date 06.11.2022
  • 4 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 MOSSELBAY

4 DAY IRONMAN 70.3 MOSSELBAY

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

Mossel Bay offers scenic beauty of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains and the azure blue sea, rolling green hills and pastures, rich agriculture, and culture. Fynbos, aloes, dolphins and whales, a place one can only describe as paradise – a tourists dream. Mossel Bay’s history is unique and was pivotal to the development of the rest of South Africa.

The 1.9km swim will start on the beach opposite the iconic Santos Beach Pavilion. Athletes will swim from here via the marked swim route onto the beach at Santos Bay (De Bakke).

Athletes will cycle out of Transition onto the 90km, out and back course via George Road, Louis Fourie Road (Direction Albertina), N2, onto the R327 up to the Gouritz River valley (5km prior to Herbertsdale). From here they will return to Mossel Bay, turning off Louis Fourie Road at George Road and back to Transition at De Bakke.

The 21.1km run course consists of a two and a half lap course with two turn around points.  The first being adjacent to the finish line area at The Point, with the second turn around at the Louis Fourie Road and George Road intersection.

 

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.

RACE BRIEFING

More details will be given closer to the race.

WELCOME DINNER

Enjoy a welcome dinner.

 

Day 2

Day 2

SWIM AND BIKE COURSE ORIENTATION

Some valuable pointers are given on currents and tides. Athletes have the opportunity to explore the swim route. After swim course familiarisation the bus will collect the athletes from the hotel and we will head out on the bike route.

BIKE AND BAG CHECK IN

You will check in your bikes and bags. Please meet your tour leader at the front of your hotel where he will walk with you to transition area.

Day 3

Day 3

RACE MORNING

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

SLOT ALLOCATION AND AWARDS CEREMONY

More details will be given closer to the race.

 

Day 4

Day 4

AIRPORT DEPARTURES

Our guests will return to the airport for various departure times.

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

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