9. Any vehicular traffic on the race course should expect long delays. 4005 W River Dr. NE Suite B4 Just because Ironman Mont-Tremblant has less climbing, does not mean it’s “easier.” What Ironman is easy? Led by LifeSport Executive Coach, Dan Smith. 3. Like you my Ironman days were a while ago, but every so often I get this inkling to give it a try next year since my first was 1991 in Penticton. With 2,405m of climbing in 180K, this event takes the cake as one of the harder bike courses on the entire Ironman circuit. 4. Within months a unanimous yes was voted in a Penticton city council meetings, and a proposal was sent to Ironman. Once general entry sells out, is there any other way to register? In 2018, 70.3 Muskoka switched courses from a loop around Lake of Bays to an out-and-back course. Read More; In Arizona, Triathlon Reimagined; By Jennifer Ward 11/11/2020, 6:15pm EST ; On October 18, 2020, IRONMAN 70.3 Arizona blazed a new trail for triathlon in a global pandemic. Kelowna is about 4x the size of Penticton, so many more hotel and B&B options. 5. With over 900m of climbing, this route will leave a sting in your legs with many punchy climbs. While new to Penticton, The Challenge Penticton triathlon event is new to the Okanagan, but not new to the world of runs and triathlon racing. 2. In an emergency please call the emergency line at 727-430-6405 or email Canada@ironman.com. It all has to be there. Ironman did not come back to Penticton with the intent of changing the run course … Every athlete must have insurance to participate according to race sanctioning, and this can be accomplished one of two ways. Stay tuned to find out where you’ll swim, bike and run in Penticton next year. Yes, the swim start at Okanagan Lake is accessible for spectators, but shuttle buses are for athletes only and there is no parking at the swim start.To view the swim start, spectators will need to walk there and back via Valley Trail. The Challenge race course is the same as the Ironman Penticton course. Anyone genuinely surveying the issues can only really come to one conclusion. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IRONMANPenticton/. Final slot allocation will be determined on race day based on the number of official starters in each age group. Athlete check-in hours are posted well in advance of race week—please make your travel plans accordingly. Ironman Canada Eyes Return to Penticton – May 8, 2019 The race consists of a 3.86-km open water swim, a 180.25-km bicycle ride followed by a … For information or questions regarding registration, course questions, refunds, or transfers, contact: canada@ironman.com. 512 Participants • 180 Women • 332 Men. Ironman Mont-Tremblant – Middle of August. Yes, during the event there will be live race day coverage including athlete tracking and up-to-date race results. Looking forward to putting your advice to use next year. Get the digital edition of Triathlon for your chosen platform: This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. You can purchase race day insurance as part of your registration, which is a one-time license specific to the date and location of the race you are participating in. For example, an 8:37 in Barcelona (course rating of 23 minutes) is a similar performance to a 9:28 in Wales (course rating of -28 minutes). Athletes must claim their slot in-person during the IRONMAN World Championship Slot Allocation and Rolldown Ceremony. 1. I think this is a good thing, with such a large field the swim and bike course were incredibly crowded. In order to have the “Day of Race” license fee waived, a current and valid TriBC number must be provided. Professional, Age Group, and Physically Challenged Open Division. Where will lost and found be located during the event? What is the Anti-Doping Policy for athletes accepting IRONMAN World Championship slots? Non Members An additional "Day of Race" license fee of $15 will be charged if no current and VALID TriBC membership # is provided. A couple years ago on the old Ironman Canada bike course in Penticton my bike time was 5:41. 87 km – The rollers are another fabled aspect of the Penticton Bike Course. It is in the middle section that you can make up time and build momentum going into the final 15km. 1. And while you are there do another local race like the peach, apple, etc. About this route Bike route of Ironman Canada in Penticton. According to Christen's projections, bringing Ironman Canada back to Penticton would draw 2,500 athletes and 10,000 total visitors. The IRONMAN Village features various booths, including a showcase of official IRONMAN merchandise, IRONMAN exhibitors, bike shops, as well as many other services and products. Ironman Canada veterans will say goodbye to the mass start this year at Challenge Penticton. Final slot allocation shall be representative of the actual number of starters in each category in the race. For information/questions regarding volunteering: canada@ironmanvolunteers.com, For merchandise questions: orders@ironmanstore.com, For press related inquiries, please visit our Media Page, For expo/sponsorship inquiries: sponsorship@ironman.com, For VIP inquiries: VIPExperiences@ironman.com. To those who are new to the course, the old Ironman bike course is quite legendary for the hills, with Richter Pass being the legendary climb of the course. c) Return it within the next 5 business days. Unfortunately, due to high congestion in the finish line area, no spectators will be allowed. This policy allows each competitor adequate time to celebrate their accomplishment without interfering with other finishers and ensure the safety of all participants, volunteers and fans. Sadly, the race has been moved. 2. Whether you’re just starting your 140.6 journey or aiming for Ironman World Championship qualification, we know that blending training with your lifestyle is the key to success. The athlete check-In location and hours can be found in the event schedule. Please do not attempt to gain access to the race course with your vehicle. The fast descents highlight how slow the climbs are. The Ratings are based on a 9-hour Ironman (consisting of a 55 minute swim, a 4:50 bike and a 3:10 run plus five minutes for T1 and T2). Ironman races in Canada: Road or tri bike. Please take a moment to review our FAQs before submitting a question to the contacts listed below. Comstock Park, MI 49321. a) Please use package envelope  The iconic course, stunning landscapes and the welcoming host community of Penticton, British Columbia are all back as this legendary race makes its... Jump to. If there are no starters in a particular age group, then that slot will be moved to the next calculated age group within the gender. 3. 1. Please do not try to gain access to this area, as it must remain clear for the safety of the athletes. A group for Ironman Canada specific news, information and updates. Then, the athletes will descend and travel further south, enjoying views of Black Tusk and the surrounding mountain ranges before making their return back to Whistler. Below we rank the bike courses from “hardest to easiest” based on their elevation gain. You must check in and pick up your race packet during designated check-in hours. On the same course as Ironman Canada, but only one loop, 70.3 Canada features over 1,200m of climbing. Please take a moment to review our FAQs before submitting a question to the contacts listed below.. For information or questions regarding registration, course questions, refunds, or transfers, contact: canada@ironman.com. Please refer to IRONMAN's Competition Rules for additional guidance and information. Many questions can be answered in our Frequently Asked Questions section. Many questions can be answered in our Frequently Asked Questions section. 7. Who do I contact for official merchandise? The new Ironman 70.3 Canada bike course will bring athletes to the 2010 Winter Olympic ski jumping area (same as last year) and farther down south with views of Black Tusk. 1. If there are no more eligible finishers in a particular age group or no other finishers in attendance at the IRONMAN World Championship Slot Allocation and Rolldown Ceremony in that age group, that unclaimed slot will be reallocated to another age group within the gender based on the athletes-to-slots ratio. Friends and/or family members are not permitted to cross the finish line or enter the finish chute with participating athletes. This year, 70.3 Victoria switched to a single loop and has its fair share of climbing – over 800m. We'll see. Athletes who register on or before December 20, 2020 are eligible to defer their entry into 2022 IRONMAN Canada free of charge.All deferral requests will be honored until July 15, 2021 regardless of the reason for deferral.The deferral may only be used once. We want to keep the course as safe as possible for the athletes. 2. Hear what the Penticton community has to say about the return of IRONMAN Canada. Do I need to qualify, validate or confirm my entry by completing another event? Sections of this page. 2013 Ironman Penticton Update Penticton saw it's last Subaru Ironman Triathlon in 2012. However, we do suggest competing in a shorter distance triathlon event before race day. The course ends with a 26.2-mile run that will feature some of the historical course and some new elements to showcase Penticton and the surrounding region. Beginning with a cool swim in Okanagan Lake, the athletes will become acquainted with the stunning natural landscape surrounding Penticton. The new Ironman 70.3 Canada bike course will bring athletes to the 2010 Winter Olympic ski jumping area (same as last year) and farther down south with views of Black Tusk. Athletes with a 2020 annual membership to Alberta Triathlon Association or Saskatchewan Triathlon will no be required to purchase a race day license as there is a reciprocal arrangement with Triathlon BC. At Calgary 70.3 my bike split was 2:25. Ironman Canada from Penticton, BC. What is "Rolldown" and how does it work? b) Do not put any value on it for customs  No, competitors do not need to qualify or validate to enter this race. Alternative entry options vary per event. All qualifying events will implement both the International Triathlon Federation and USA Triathlon's Age Group Competition rule: All age group athletes must complete in their age group division corresponding to the athlete's age on December 31st of the year of the event. Slot Allocation and Rolldown will be completed together in the same ceremony for all IRONMAN events. But be mindful of the winds. Where is the best place to watch the race? 8. Recommended to you based on your activity and what's popular • Feedback The best place to watch your athlete is in the transition area and the finish line. No. I just hope that they bring the old legendary course back. If you have any questions or concerns about Age Group Rankings such as updating your profile or changing your email address, please email AWA@ironman.com. Please view the event homepage for this information. The new two-loop course is a tough one. 8. For Local triathletes West coast to Calgary. 4. Please be sure you have your number visible on the FRONT of your bike helmet so we can identify your cycling photos. ITU Multisport has revealed all the race course maps for the events that make up Penticton 2017, the inaugural ITU Multisport world champions taking place in August this summer.Athletes from around the world will come to Canada to race in the duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, cross triathlon and long course triathlon world championship events in one of the most prominent … What age group will I race in on race day? Apparently Ironman and the city of Penticton made an agreement to move the race back from Whistler to do this. “We are truly honored to have Ironman Canada return to the Okanagan Valley,” said Penticton Mayor John Vassilaki . Ironman Canada Penticton Please note that all questions/concerns can be addressed at the Solutions table during Athlete Check-In, https://www.facebook.com/IRONMANPenticton/. I raced in Penticton from 1996-1999 so it does have a special place in my heart. 6. Who do I contact regarding official race photos? The waiver serves to provide additional notification of and consent to IRONMAN's Anti-Doping Program, which includes IRONMAN's efforts to combat, deter, and test for doping in accordance with IRONMAN's Anti-Doping Rules. On race morning (when there's no traffic) it'll be an easy & spectacular 45 minute drive to Penticton (have done this many times). Enjoy the spectacular Okanagan scenery, pristine lakes, and meet like-minded triathletes sharing event goals – whether it is to finish the race strong or qualify for World Championships in Kona Hawaii! Before the event, you and your athlete should decide on a meeting place for after they have finished. Ironman Canada is going to Penticton in 2020. It provides a perfect gathering and meeting place for athletes and spectators. Or you can purchase an annual provincial membership, which will cover you for as many races as you choose to do in the province of your membership for the year. I think there are still community slots for both Penticton … It is recommended that you mark your gear with your race number as IRONMAN is not responsible for lost items. Shipping fees will apply. Download our IRONMAN Tracker app to track your athlete and follow us on Twitter @IRONMANLive to follow the pro race. I have questions about Age Group Rankings, who do I contact? No, for safety reasons, we ask that you do not attempt to follow your athlete by car. How many slots will be available for the IRONMAN Championship? For questions regarding TriClub information or TriClub affiliation, please contact: triclub@ironman.com. How does the age group slot allocation for the IRONMAN World Championships work? Additional response time may be needed for emails regarding the event. On the same course as Ironman Canada, but only one loop, 70.3 Canada features over 1,200m of climbing. Beginning at Hamsterley Beach, athletes ride through four municipalities and get views of Haro Strait, the Coastal Mountains, and Saanich Inlet. What is the TriBC membership/Race Day License, and why do I need one? The truth is that these tend to be mental rather physical protagonists. All athletes must check-in during designated hours, no exceptions. Yes, the original iconic bike course is back! The traditional single-loop swim and bike courses, along with the out-and-back run served up a variety of sights and challenges. Please check the schedule of events for time and location. The ups are long enough to play tricks on your mind. This rule is in effect for a number of important reasons and exists to make your experience safe and stress-free. You will be required to verify your medical information and sign your event waivers. Ironman Canada in Whistler, BC, has the most climbing of all the Ironman races. 1. No, the relay/team option will not be available at this race. There are a lot of factors to consider when comparing races, such as a rider’s preferences, road conditions, wind and weather. Why Ironman (full) is better in Penticton then Whistler. Will I be allowed into the medical tent if my athlete has been admitted? The scheduling is designed to allow each athlete the opportunity to become oriented with the venue and receive all the necessary information needed for a successful race. Interview with the RD. The swim course takes place in beautiful Lake Okanagan. Will I go? Then It’s back on Montée Ryan and Chemin des Voyageurs, passing the village resorts and going toward Lac-Supérieur on Chemin Duplessis. 1. Swimming 3.9km, cycling 180km, and finishing with a 42.2km (full marathon) run will require months of training, peak physical fitness, and steely mental determination. This information can be found on the event homepage. You must declare your status to race in that division. There are no waiting lists and withdrawn slots will not be resold. But don’t be fooled, just because one course may not have as much climbing doesn’t mean it’s easier than another. Please be sure to keep your bib number visible on the FRONT of your body during the run & at the finish line so we can identify your photos. Like us on Facebook for event-specific tips & updates! With the exception of hand cycles. We appreciate your patience as we work to follow-up with you during this time. But I'm not really obligated to go next year anyway. Ironman 70.3 Canada – End of July. This website is powered by SportsEngine's. Nestled in the breathtaking Okanagan Valley, Penticton is ecstatic to welcome back IRONMAN CANADA on August 30th, 2020. It's 50/50. If you have any questions, please email triclub@ironman.com. Part of me wants to race in a new area. There will be a medical information tent next to the medical tent where medical updates will be available on athletes who enter the medical tent. FinisherPix will have several photographers working at the swim exit, on the bike course, on the run course, and of course, at the finish line. 7. After the conclusion of the event, please contact  Ironman Canada began in Penticton over thirty years ago, at a time when there were only eight Ironman events worldwide. Will I receive an official finisher's certificate? All athletes must be a minimum of 18 years of age as of race day for the event year to compete in this event. The Challenge Penticton triathlon replaces the previous Penticton Ironman, which was last held in 2012. One of the biggest questions of the 2020 Ironman Penticton race is, "is the bike course the same?" The Full or Ironman distance triathlon is the ultimate feat of multisport endurance. Yes, athletes who participate in this race will receive a finisher certificate via e-mailshortly after the event. What is the refund/withdrawal/transfer policy? When and where is athlete check-in/registration? Affiliations must be finalized by race week for points to count towards that race. Please check the schedule of events for time and location. Like Ironman Mont-Tremblant, the 70.3 course does the same loop. 11. The course takes the athletes from Alta Lake to the top of the Whistler Olympic Park in Callaghan Valley (not the case in 2018). If your membership expires for any reason before the race date, you are obligated to renew your membership in order to receive insurance coverage and be allowed entry to the races. How do I determine whether I should race as an age-grouper or a professional? The pro races were battles royale; because there were fewer races many of the greats chose Penticton to stake their claim as an Ironman Champion. Download Swim Course PDF Don’t worry about touching your watch, the timing company will ensure an accurate record of your achievement. The tough Richter Pass, the grinding Yellow Lake climb. Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant – End of June. This is not the fault of Ironman, simply a mix of circumstances outside of their control. *Our team will be out of the office during event week to begin on-site preparations. canada@ironman.com to locate any missing items and schedule returns. 5. Professionals must hold a valid professional/elite card or a letter from their country’s federation. Ironman Canada 2010. Athletes who choose not to respect the policy will receive an automatic disqualification (DQ). You can watch the swim start from along the shores of Okanagan Lake. In 2019, Canada will host a total of seven Ironman-branded events – five 70.3 races and two full distance triathlons. Related: Ironman races in Canada: Road or tri bike? 6. Prior to race day, at least one slot shall be tentatively allocated to each age group category (both male and female). Is this event compatible for hand cycle athletes? 2. Will there be live online tracking and results on race day? Some fast, flat sections, some long steep climbs, some long rollers. 2016-08-28 • Long Course . How do I update my TriClub affiliation? It’s on this section where you’ll encounter the most challenging climbs with a maximum grade of eight per cent. Current Members The old run course is untenable, period. Related: Subaru Ironman Canada – From humble beginnings Part of the Ironman Canada appeal was the course in Penticton, offering a unique race experience. By IRONMAN 12/16/2020, 3:15pm EST ; Hunger to race at an all-time high as athletes seek start lines. Proof of membership will be required at time of race package pick-up. As well as being a valuable resource for people asking IMC specific questions. Thanks. The bike course in Tremblant begins on Montée Ryan before turning onto Route 117. Please bring your photo ID and triathlon membership card (if applicable) during the designated check-in hours. The single loop course will feature a rolling start and is historically wet suit legal. If you have a membership from another province or country, you must pay the “Day of Race” license fee (only TriBC memberships are eligible as per the insurance policy).Please note that this fee is not for the purchase of an annual provincial membership. The flattest route Ironman 70.3 course in Canada, the race in Calgary is built for speed. It is a tough start on Brunel Road, so don’t go too deep into your energy reserves. 2. Average Time: 08:13:31 3. Late August means you can go and ride the course and train in Penticton a lot during July and august. Visit www.finisherpix.com to view, order, and share your photos from the event! Will I be permitted to take my vehicle on the course to follow my athlete? Councillor Judy Sentes and Vassilaki were both on council when Penticton changed course from Ironman and opted to … For those not able to find accomodations in Penticton - Kelowna is a good option. Remaking this course into loops would be a deal breaker. For more information on IRONMAN pro membership, please log onto www.ironmanpromembership.com. In addition, FinisherPix will have photographers positioned after the finish where you can have a photo taken after you receive your medal. The age group within the gender with the largest athletes-to-slots ratio will receive the first reallocated slot, followed by the next largest ratio receiving the second re-allocated slot (if applicable), and so on. 5. Who do I contact for media-related inquiries? Click here for a full list of events open to hand cycle athletes. Lost and found items will be available at the Information Booth (hours can be found in the Event Schedule) during race week. 10. Otherwise you will be in the Age Group category determined by your birth date. Exceptional report. Visit the homepage of this event for information on registration options. Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant, Muskoka and Victoria all feature courses with 800-900m of climbing. I think this is a good thing, with such a large field the swim and bike course were incredibly crowded. The Ratings can be used to compare times from different courses. It’s one of the originals and there is incredible history there. No thanks. The bike course travels east of Auburn Bay along Highway 22X. Will I be allowed into the finish area to greet my athlete? 3. Challenge Penticton Long Course & Aquabike. After a little turnaround loop on quiet country roads, athletes return to transition on Highway 22X. Will I be allowed to cross the finish line with my athlete? 4. You get the best Training prep for the race in that city. I didn't turn in my timing chip, where do I return it so I am not charged the "lost chip" fee? Related: Proposal for Ironman return to Penticton. Plus, it seems like there's a huge crush in pre-registration, so there might not be a chance. If an automatic qualifier in an age group chooses not to take the slot, does not attend the IRONMAN World Championship Slot Allocation and Rolldown Ceremony, or has already qualified, the next eligible finisher in that age group may claim the slot that has rolled down. What if I can't make it to athlete check-In within the designated hours? *All unclaimed items will be donated within 30 days. Athletes will start at the Peach at Rotary Beach, swimming a clockwise loop and finishing at Okanagan Lake Park. Anyone who wishes to claim a Rolldown slot must attend the IRONMAN World Championship Slot Allocation and Roll-Down Ceremony and claim their slot in person. No, only registered athletes are allowed into athlete check-in. Colin September 26, 2016 at 4:53 pm - Reply. This is why our Ironman Canada Coaching Program is customized to you, the Ironman Canada course in Penticton and your work, family life and social life. The 2020 Ironman Canada course will keep some of it’s most iconic features, beginning with the 3.8K swim in Okanagan Lake. The 2020 Ironman Canada Ultimate Camp in Penticton BC offers an incredible triathlon experience. Can a family member/friend check-in for me and pick-up my race packet? Athletes who elect to defer their entries forfeit any partial refund, ability to transfer. Please log into your IRONMAN Profile Account to make any changes or updates to a TriClub affiliation you may have. The Penticton Ironman Triathlon was the Subaru Ironman Canada, one of the most popular triathlon races in the world. Course maps for 2021 IRONMAN Canada will be released on Friday! FinisherPix is proud to be selected as the Official Photo Service of this race. Sportstats USA The course will wrap up with a 26.2-mile (41-km) run that will feature some of the historical course and some new elements to showcase the City of Penticton and surrounding region. 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