Antalya to host Ironman 70.3 Turkey triathlon races

Antalya to host Ironman 70.3 Turkey triathlon races

The countdown has started for the excitement of Ironman 70.3 Turkey which will be held for the 5th time this year in Belek, one of the important tourism centers of Antalya.

“Ironman 70.3 Turkey”, one of the most popular races in the world, is held by TURSET PM achieving successes in the greatest sports events such as Wings for life, Runatolia under the venue sponsorship of The Land of Legends.

Some 2 thousand athletes from 84 countries will participate in the race that will be held on 2-3 November 2019. Belek will be hosting a total of 5 thousand people together with the families of athletes and relatives in November.

Athletes who will compete with each other in swimming, running and cycling branches will both compete and push their limits. The race of approximately 2 thousand athletes begins with swimming in Kadriye Beachpark. The athletes who complete the swimming section will then complete the cycling section and finally the running section and they will end the race in The Land of Legends.

ironman Turkey start

Ironman 70.3 Turkey, where a great struggle will be exhibited, will cheer Belek in November, one of the most beautiful months to visit Antalya. Belek, which is one of the most special and beautiful destinations of Antalya, will be colored with the performances of the athletes. The race will not only contribute to tourism during the period outside Antalya’s peak season and but also provide important support to the promotion of the region and the image of the country. Families and relatives accompanying the athletes will rush into Belek for holiday and giving the athletes moral support. The athletes and their families coming to Antalya one week before and they are booking rooms at 6 different 5-star hotels. For just Ironman 70.3 Turkey, approximately 5 thousand people, including athletes, will create a tourism movement in Belek.

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ironkidsstartChildren aged 4-12 will also compete in Ironman 70.3 Turkey. Ironkids in which more than 500 local and foreign young athletes will be competing on November 2, 2019 aims to encourage children to sport and show the importance of struggling.

TURSET PM General Manager, Özgür Emeklioğlu stated that they are organizing an exciting race with Ironman 70.3 Turkey in Belek, and the race in which power and will are at the forefront will give a magic important touch to Antalya and Belek. Emeklioğlu said, “The race that we will organize for the 5th time this year will make an important contribution to the promotion of Antalya and Belek as well as sports. Sport is an important tool that meets, promotes, leads around and ensures you to communicate. Ironman 70.3 Turkey became an indispensable organization of Antalya at this point. Ironman 70.3 Turkey, with its growing structure every year, also promises hours of struggle, ambition and adrenaline.”

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