The IRONSTAR OLYMPIC TRIATHLON SOCHI 2016 competition for amateurs and elite at the Olympic distance include: swimming — 1.5 km, cycling — 40 km, and race — 10 km.
Sochi is an ideal venue for holding triathlon competition as it has up-to-date infrastructure and a favorable climate. Take part in the sports history!
The race starts at the Imeretinsky port bay hedged by the two malls and thus protected from waves and winds. The water temperature here is 2 degrees higher than in the open see, and during the mellow season it may rise up to 25 C.
The cycling stage begins at the Imeretinsky resort area and proceeds onto the picturesque motorway connecting Adler and Krasnaya Polyana. The athletes are to complete a long way up and a speedy way down.
The racing course goes along the unique route comprising the race along the mall protecting the Imerety water area from waves to the lighthouse and back. This part is perfectly seen from the shore, therefore, the athletes will always be in the center of fans’ attention and feel their support. The race will end in a spectacular finishing stage.
Both the athletes and their fans enjoyed staying at Sochi. 80% of IRONSTAR participants come with their families. There are such facilities as the Olympic park, the F-1 track, the amusement park in a walking distance. Besides, it is possible to visit the city of Sochi and Rosa Khutor that offer various leisure activities options.