The 2018 Ironman weekend in Port Macquarie is only a few days away, and once again Xtreme Carbon will be exhibiting our carbon triathlon wheels. We’re very much looking forward to watching all the excitement of the different events and chatting with old and new friends.
A Run Down Of The Weekend
Friday – Come down and join in the fun of Bright Night Fun Run. With prizes for best and worst outfits, a Zumba warm-up and activities along the route, this event is a fantastic way to kick off the Ironman weekend with friends and family. The entertainment starts at 4pm and the run starts at 5.30pm.
Saturday – Saturday is kids day! Ironkids is open to children aged 5-13 and is a run only event. Registration is open from 7.30am-8.45am, and the race starts at 9.00am. There are different versions of the race for different age groups. Read the categories and distance information.
Sunday – The main event! Make sure you have registered by 2pm on Saturday or you won’t be able to race! Kicking off at 6.22am, competitors in the Ironman 70.3 Port Macquarie will attempt
- 1.9km swim
- 90km bike leg
- 21.1km run
The Ironman Australia starts at 7.13am (pro males). Pro females commence at 7.14am and other age groups in a rolling start from 7.18am. Check out the event schedule for exact timings for all events and familiarise yourself with local road closures, so you don’t get caught out.
Get a feel for the course with this video from 2016.
Late Online Entry and onsite entry is still available. To be eligible to race you must have completed the check-in procedure by 2pm Saturday 5th May, 2018. Please note team entries have now SOLD OUT! Entry fees include:
- Race Number
- Timing Chip
- Race Kit (Bib, Bike Seat Post Number Sticker, Helmet Number Sticker, Bike Pump Sticker, Street Gear Bag Sticker, Race Number Tattoo, Category Tattoo, ID Wristband, Coloured Swim Cap)
- Street Gear Bag
- Athlete T-Shirt
Make sure you read the registration information before race day!