Athletes from around the globe will gather next weekend at the island. Cozumel has become for the last years an important triathlon destination. This event will take place on Sunday September 24th and will include triathletes from the categories elite, individual (age group) , relay teams and aquabike this last one is a new way of racing which include swimming and ciclying and is becoming more popular in the Triathlon scene. And this is because Aquabike has many adventages: it’s an ideal race for athletes who are not ready to race a complete Ironman 70.3 or a complete Ironman, and Aquabike could be a preparation to do it some day. Also, it´s popularity has grown rapidly for athletes who are either currently injured in run or have chronic hip or knee issues for run. Or simply because Aquabike is a highly viable race category.
If you happen to be on the island this weekend, step out your place and support the athletes, the Cozumel IronMan 70.3 is well known for the support of locals and tourists who give the racers the energy to complete the 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike ride and 13.1 run course.