Ironman New Zealand
The Ironman New Zealand is going to take place for the 30th time on Saturday 1st of March 2014 in Taupo. It is the longest running international Ironman event in the world.
More than half of the participants are joining in from overseas every year, which makes it a truly international event.
Since 1999 the Ironman event takes place in Taupo, located in the centre of New Zealand North Island amidst truly breathtaking scenery showcasing the most beautiful nature you can imagine. New Zealandís largest fresh water lake offers the best swim on the circuit. A two-loop bike course comes back through town before heading through the forests and a three-loop run course leaves you no chance to escape the thousands of spectators. So Taupo, the home of Ironman New Zealand, is celebrating the 30th anniversary and is inviting you to join in.In the spirit of celebration, there are 50 qualifying slots to the 2014 Ironman World Championship in Kailua Kona, Hawaii. Plus, an additional 10 slots to 2014 Ironman World Championship in the loyalty lottery draw. Athletes will receive one entry into the special lottery draw for every finish at Ironman New Zealand including the 2014 event.
While you visit Ironman New Zealand don't forget to take advantage to travel New Zealand as well.
Rent a Campervans New Zealand campervan to soak up and explore New Zealandís breathtaking scenery, as it will give you the best option to enjoy New Zealand travel to its fullest.
Campervans New Zealand campervans are an excellent choice for those participating in the Ironman New Zealand event as your bike can be stored inside the campervan securely locked. So rent a Campervans New Zealand camper and see New Zealand through the windows of one of the most loved campervans in New Zealand.
Let the good times roll .....