Ironman 70.3 UK Exmoor 2017
Quick facts about Ironman 70.3 UK Exmoor 2017
The swim course is one lap, clockwise, starting 20m from the shore. There will be 2 waves.
Water will be available at the swim exit, along with a table for spectacles, inhalers etc.
From the exit of the swim to transition is approximately 400m on grass, there will be matting if required over any rough sections. You swim time is recorded as you leave the lake. Do not discard any items in the lane to transition.
The IRONMAN 70.3 UK Exmoor bike course is a tough two lap course right in the heart of Exmoor National Park. The course leaves Wimbleball lake and follows an anti clockwise loop through hilly terrain in a picturesque part of Somerset.
The run at Wimbleball Lake is a three loop course on a mix of terrain including tarmac, hard pack trail and grass. The course remains firm underfoot even during prolonged bad weather. There is one short sharp climb in the course which is tackled three times. This is followed by a steep descent.
The course is designed and marked during race week. The course uses barriers, inflatables and cones in some places to mark the route. These are not deployed prior to the race. See below for a more detailed description if you plan to give the course should you wish to attempt it in training.
1.9km Swim / 90km Bike / 21.1km Run
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