New York City & New Jersey Ironman

New York City & New Jersey Ironman

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New York City & New Jersey Ironman August 2012
The World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) has announced that in 2012 will be the first ever Ironman triathlon to be held New York City Metropolitan & New Jersey.
Described on the Ironman web site by Ben Fertic (Chief Executive Officer and President of the WTC) as an urban event unlike any other for competitors and spectators.
About the NYC M Dot Ironman Swim Bike Run to be held in August 2012
Swim
2.4 miles point to point swim in the Hudson river.
Bike
112 miles on the Palisades Parkway in Bergen & Rockland Counties.
Run
Starting at Fort Lee New Jersey and finishing in Riverside Park in Manhattan.
Crossing the George Washington Bridge & finally finishing on 81st Street in the heart of the big Apple
Size
Approximately 2,500 competitors from around the world will compete
Kona slots
There will be 75 age group slots for Kailua-Kona World triathlon championships in Hawaii.
This is more places than any other North American official Ironman race.

Prize money
The Male & Female professional triathletes will compete for a total prize purse of $100,000
Championships
This Ironman will also be the US championships

Registration opens June 15th 2011 for 2012 at noon ET
Official New York Ironman web site can be found on www.ironmanuschampionship.com
For updates about the race check the above web site.

Non media enquires should be sent to nyc@ironman.com
Registration opens on Wednesday, June 15, at noon ET at. Additional race details will be finalized in the coming weeks and will be available on the event website. Inquiries not related to media may be directed to nyc@ironman.com.
More information at the Ironman can be found on www.ironman.com
Information about how to train for this unique Urban Ironman coming soon once more details about the course is available.
For coaching advice on training and racing the Ironman contact mark.
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