At the end of April the Ironman Marbella 2019 will be held, one of the most expected competitions during the whole year in the south of Spain by thousands of Ironman’s tough test fans, who include athletics, swimming and cycling in the same event. The Ironman 70.3 is an event that brings together in sunny Marbella, a large number of professional and amateur athletes, who want to enjoy one of the most exciting sporting events in Andalusia.
Marbella brings together every year a large number of sporting events that have achieved great international fame. Its enviable location on the Costa del Sol and its climate, one of the sunniest throughout the year, make this Andalusian city a perfect location to enjoy great sporting events such as the Ironman Marbella 2019.
Marbella has the best scenarios to enjoy such an important sporting event as the Ironman 70.3.
What is the Ironman 70.3?
On April 27th, in Marbella we will enjoy the most important Triathlon in the world, the Ironman 70.3. The tests and distances that the athletes will have to cover are:
- Swimming: 1.9 km swim.
- Cycling: 90 km by bicycle.
- Race: The running race has a distance of 21 km.
Ironman Marbella 2019 News
Usually this great athletics event was celebrated on Sunday. However, on the occasion of the next general elections in the country, the test has been moved to April 27, Saturday. A perfect day to enjoy one of the most awaited Ironman of the whole year in Andalusia, for its exigency and for its picturesque route.
Evolution of the Hard Test for Athletes
This year’s tour invites athletes to perform:
- A demanding swimming event in the calm waters of the Mediterranean.
- At the end, the athletes will continue the Ironman by bicycle, starting from the avenida de las Naciones Unidas, to cycle the ninety kilometers, passing through places as beautiful as Onda, the Port of Ojén, Cártama, Coín, or the hard ascent by the road of the “caracolillos”.
- The last twenty-one kilometers will be run on the tourist promenade, to finish triumphantly on the beach of Puerto Banus
Accommodation for Ironman 70.3 Marbella athletes
In hotel Lima we have a unique and central location in the center of Marbella. Hotel Lima is currently under construction for complete reform. Starting this summer, you can enjoy the hotel in the center of Marbella Hotel Lima 4 stars.