MEDIA ALERT IRONMAN 2019
La Quinta, CA – We are excited to announce the IRONMAN 70.3 race that will take place this upcoming weekend Sunday December 8th, 2019.
The IRONMAN 70.3 RACE will start in Lake Cahuilla at 7am finishing at the Indian Wells Tennis Gardens along with the awards ceremony starting at 4pm. It begins with a 1.2-mile swim following a 56-mile bike ride and a 13.1-mile run. There is expected about 3,000 athletes with over 1,000+ volunteers.
The IRONMAN Village will be free to the public and opened on December 6, 7, & 8th for athlete registration and further information located at 78-200 Miles Ave, Indian Wells, CA 92210. This is a great opportunity for the athletes to gather or pick up any last-minute essentials before race day. IRONMAN partners and vendors will be on site for any questions the public or athletes may have. Registration is still open for IRONKIDS Fun Run and will take place December 7th at 9AM
Traffic is expected, to avoid any delays please follow @CityofLaQuinta on Facebook for updates on all things IRONMAN on race day.
To stay up to date with all the information, download Waze App on your phone to get the best route in real time during the race.
For more information, text IWLQ to #888-777 to receive text messages with updates about IRONMAN straight to your phone.
Contact: The Community Help Line is now open; you can speak to a live person at: 760-668-7856 (English) | 760-668-7866 (Spanish).
For the race route and more information, visit www.laquintaca.gov/IRONMAN.