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About the Race

Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3

Distance:
1.2 mi. swim • 56 mi. bike • 13.1 mi. run

Race Director:
Joanna Jordan
World Triathlon Corporation
2701 North Rocky Point Drive
Suite 1250
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: (813)-868-5940

Email: clearwater@ironman.com

Qualifier for Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3

Qualifier for Ford Ironman World Championship

Ironman's newest event property, the Ironman 70.3 Series, culminates with its world championship in Clearwater, FL. More than 1,800 domestic and international competitors will earn the right to compete in the Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3 by qualifying at one of the 33 Ironman 70.3 events held around the world. Ironman 70.3 events consist of a 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike and 13.1 mile run.

Each age group winner in Clearwater will qualify for the 2010 Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3 event. A professional prize purse totaling $100,000 will be offered.

The race will start and finish at Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach. The nearby Harborview Center and Sand Key Resort will host several of the pre-and post-race activities, including athlete check-in and the banquet functions.

The Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3 event is supported by several local and regional organizations, including the City of Clearwater, St. Petersburg/Clearwater Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, Morton Plant Mease Health Care, and the Florida Sports Foundation.

Available Now from IronmanDVD

DVD Cover2007 Ford Ironman World Championship 70.3 DVD
Relive the November 10, 2007 race with this DVD. Watch as Andy Potts, a highly decorated athlete with short-course success, sprinted to a first place 3:42:33 finish, while Australia‚Äôs Mirinda Carfrae broke the course record and claimed victory finishing at 4:07:25. In addition to the competitive professional field, more than 1,400 other triathletes ranging from 19 to 82 years old crossed the finish line, including Mark Rothbaum, manager of country music legend Willie Nelson, and Stacey Junio, who celebrated her recent weight loss in preparation for the event.  $34.95  Available now.

World Championship 70.3

Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3
Clearwater, Florida • November 13, 2010

Official Website:
http://ironman.com/worldchampionship70.3
Please see the official website for all event-related information.

The Ironman 70.3 Series culminates with its world championship in Clearwater, FL. More than 1,800 domestic and international competitors earn the right to compete in the Foster Grant Ironman World Championship 70.3 by qualifying at one of the 31 Ironman 70.3 events held around the world.



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