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New Ironman 70.3 UK event for 2016
Posted by: Editor
Posted on: Tuesday 13th October 2015


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New Ironman 70.3 coming to the UK in 2016

Ironman Europe CEO Thomas Dieckoff speaks to Tri247 in Kona

A busy week at the Ironman World Championships includes a lot more than just the race and coffee at Lava Java. Among the new bike launches, Underpants Run (!), Expo and a whole host of side events, major announcements for 2016 are also made. Among those was confirmed news of a new Ironman 70.3 event for the UK in 2016. As of yet, that venue and date has not formally been confirmed, but it will also be joined by a new Ironman and a 70.3 in Italy, plus a new Ironman 70.3 race in Estonia.

Summary of UK & Ireland IRONMAN® events in 2016:

  • IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire - 12th June 2016
  • IRONMAN 70.3 UK (Wimbleball, Exmoor) - 26th June 2016
  • IRONMAN UK (Bolton) - 17th July 2016
  • IRONMAN 70.3 Dublin - 14th August 2016
  • IRONMAN Wales (Tenby) - 18th September 2016
  • *** IRONMAN 70.3 UK (VENUE TBC) - Date to be confirmed ***

In Kona, Joanne Murphy (www.tritalkingsport.co.uk), spoke to Ironman Europe's CEO, Thomas Dieckoff, about the growth of Ironman racing in Europe and in particular the huge numbers of British athletes racing - over 13,000 in 2015 of the 73,000 racing in total. See the interview below - with the full list of the IRONMAN European Tour races provided below. Expect confirmation on the dates / locations of the new races very soon.

Thomas Dieckoff - CEO Ironman Europe, Middle East and Africa

2016 IRONMAN European Tour

Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship
10.04.2016
Club La Santa IRONMAN Lanzarote
21.05.2016
IRONMAN France
05.06.2016
IRONMAN Austria
26.06.2016
IRONMAN European Championship
03.07.2016
IRONMAN UK
17.07.2016
IRONMAN Switzerland
24.07.2016
IRONMAN Maastricht-Limburg
31.07.2016
IRONMAN Kalmar
20.08.2016
KMD IRONMAN Copenhagen
21.08.2016
IRONMAN Vichy
28.08.2016
IRONMAN Wales
18.09.2016
Thomas Cook IRONMAN Mallorca
24.09.2016
IRONMAN Barcelona
02.10.2015
IRONMAN Civitavecchia 16.10.2016

2016 IRONMAN 70.3 European Tour

Standard Bank IRONMAN 70.3 South Africa
24.01.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Pays d’Aix
01.05.2016
Thomas Cook IRONMAN 70.3 Mallorca
07.05.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Barcelona
22.05.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 St. Pölten
22.05.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Rapperswil-Jona
05.06.2016
Sparkasse IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau
05.06.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire
12.06.2015
IRONMAN 70.3 Italy
12.06.2016
Ergo IRONMAN 70.3 Luxembourg
18.06.2016
KMD IRONMAN 70.3 Kronborg
19.06.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 UK
26.06.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Norway
03.07.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Jönköping
10.07.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Budapest
31.07.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Estonia
06.08.2016
Herbalife IRONMAN 70.3 Gdynia
07.08.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Dublin
14.08.2016
Sparkassen Finanzgruppe IRONMAN 70.3 European Championship, Wiesbaden
14.08.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Rome
20.08.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Vichy
27.08.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun
28.08.2016
KMD IRONMAN 70.3 Aarhus
11.09.2016
Strandräuber IRONMAN 70.3 Ruegen
11.09.2016
IRONMAN 70.3 Lanzarote
24.09.2016
Gloria IRONMAN 70.3 Turkey
23.10.2016
Standard Bank IRONMAN 70.3 Durban
tbd
IRONMAN 70.3 Pula
tbd
IRONMAN 70.3 Middle East Championship
tbd
IRONMAN 70.3 Dubai
tbd
IRONMAN 70.3 UK
tbd

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