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Ironman 70.3 Davao Course Review

INTRODUCTION Nearly 1800 athletes participated in the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Davao, representing more than 40 countries.  With this numbers, and the good feedback in social media, the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Davao is a huge success.   This despite the harsh weather condition...
Posted On Mar 29 2018
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Best European Destination Triathlon Races for 2018 Part 2: Ironman 70.3 Cascais

The local and international races in Asia are steadily growing through the years.   In fact, as the recent numbers from Ironman’s All World Athletes list, from the time they started awarding it to loyal participants in 2014, the AWA awardees in Asia has jumped 344% t...
Posted On Mar 19 2018
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Ironman 70.3 Colombo – Course Review

INTRO The Ironman 70.3 Colombo was not the first of its kind in the city. Back in 2011, there was  one race that failed in terms of safety and logistics for the athletes. After a seven-year hiatus, the new organizers wanted to get it right and the general consensus was that the...
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2017 Best Triathlon Races in Asia

Another race season has ended and the sport of triathlon in Asia keeps on growing.  Our 2017 calendar had over 70 events in 12 different countries. This year, AsiaTRI covered 49 events from all over the world, which included world championships.  Of the 49 events our...
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Rockstar 113 Race Course Review

Introduction The Philippines’ triathlon scene continues to thrive and athletes looking for a different feel and look would be glad to find that their options are no longer limited to racing in Subic and Batangas.   Rockstar 113 Triathlon takes you to San Fernando, La Union, 278km...
Posted On Nov 15 2017
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Singapore International Triathlon Race Review

all images by Orange Room/Zan Ang Photography This year’s Singapore International Triathlon saw new national champions crowned over the sprint distance (750-meter swim, 18-kilometer bike ride, 5-kilometer run) at East Coast Park on September 10. In the men’s race, Youth Olympic...
Posted On Sep 23 2017
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Ironman Gurye Race Review

Ironman Gurye Race Review Last year, South Korea has one Ironman-branded race in its calendar, and it is the Ironman 70.3 Gurye.   Being host to the 70.3 race the past three years, the same organizing group levelled it up and held the inaugural full distance Ironman Gurye last...
Posted On Sep 14 2017
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Course Review: Krabi International Triathlon, Thailand

Krabi Triathlon Course Review Thailand’s triathlon scene keeps on growing fast and Krabi Triathlon is the new option in the events calendar. The race was sponsored by the local hotels association and related government agencies and organized by Tab Agency, who holds the...
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2017 Ironman 70.3 Bintan Course Review

The 2017 update to the Ironman 70.3 Bintan Course Review This year, the Ironman 70.3 Bintan garnered around 1.500 participants. This year, there was a small change in the run course.  The organizers added a shaded section that was also slightly undulating, as well as a out and...
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The Complete Canadaman Xtreme Triathlon Travel Guide

Everything you need to know to compete in this extreme Triathlon The inaugural Canadaman / Woman Xtreme Triathlon was a stunning success. Following the line of the Xtreme Triathlon series (Norseman, Swissman, Celticman and Stoneman), the challenge in Quebéc led athletes to the...
Posted On Jul 21 2017
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Ironman announces Philippines’ 1st Full Ironman Race

Ironman first stamped its presence in southeast asia nine years ago when it announced its first event in the Philippines.  On its 10th year anniversary, Ironman will hold the 1st-ever full Ironman event in the Philippines via Ironman Subic Bay, to be held June 3, 2018. IRONMAN...
Posted On Jun 28 2017
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Challenge Nakhon Nayok, Thailand – Course Review

INTRO Challenge Nakhon Nayok is Thailand´s second Challenge race and a contrast of the alternative event, Challenge Kanchanaburi. While Kanchanaburi can be described as one of the world’s toughest half distance event, Nakhon Nayok is fast and flat, a nice combination for...