Ironman Arizona 21st November 2010
Established since 2005
SWIM 2.4 miles (3.86k)
Water temperature a chilly 61 degrees (16.1C)
Professional Triathletes start at 6:50 & age groups start at 7:00 am.
One counter-clockwise loop in Tempe Town Lake. The deep-water start is just east of the Mill Ave. bridges and begins by heading east. The rectangular course will go just past Rural Road bridge and first turn north and then west all the way back under the Mill Ave. bridges, where another turn south will put the athlete on course to head straight back to shore and transition at Tempe Beach Park.
Easy to follow course and the competitors will have spread out by the time they get to the 1st turn buoy just just underneath & past Rural Bridge Road before turning back to the finish.
BIKE 112 miles (180k)
3 loop Ironman Bike leg
Elevation from 1,150 feet to 1,595
Highest point at 18 miles 55 miles & 95 miles
RUN 26.2 miles (42k)
3 Loop Ironman marathon run with 9 feed stations each loop.
Flattish run with a short climb each loop height elevation from 1,150m ft to 1,200 feet for the whole ironman marathon.
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Note: Course details & distance may change always check the official Ironman Arizona web site for updates http://www.ironmanarizona.com/ and go to the final race briefing. Correct when posted on web site