Ironman 70.3 on Hawaii’s Kohala Coast
On Saturday, May 31, pro athletes participating in the Honu triathlon will begin the 1.2 mile swim course at Hapuna Beach State Park at 6:50 am, with other participants starting shortly after the pros. The swim is followed by a 56 mile bike ride to Hawi and then a 13.1 run at The Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii at Mauna Lani Resort.
Ironman 70.3 Hawaii is a qualifying race for the Ironman World Championship, scheduled this year for October 11.
Local residents and visitors travelling on the Kohala Coast on Saturday should be aware of traffic restrictions and possible travel delays on Old Puako Beach Road, at the Mauna Lani Resort and on Akoni Pule Hwy (Hwy 270) until approximately 12:30 pm. Click here to view map.
For more information, visit www.ironman.com.