10 Jan IRONMAN 70.3 Bintan bags Asia’s BEST long course triathlon and 2 more awards
We are very pleased to announce that Indofood IRONMAN 70.3 Bintan was recently awarded as Asia’s BEST overall long course triathlon, BEST triathlon run course, and BEST family-friendly race by AsiaTri, Asia’s triathlon media authority, triumphing over 48 races.
2017 BEST Overall Triathlon in Asia (Long Course category)
Only in its 3rd year, IRONMAN 70.3 Bintan has already established itself as a top-ranking, must-do destination race in Asia. Also voted as 2017’s BEST triathlon run course, and in 2016 voted BEST long course swim and bike course by AsiaTRI, the event’s award-winning course treats athletes to a spectacular island course and fantastic racing experience.
2017 BEST Triathlon Run Course (Long Course)
The enhanced IRONMAN 70.3 Bintan run course in 2017 definitely elevated the athlete’s race experience, and was even hailed BEST in Asia. The 2-lap run is mostly flat and winds through manicured gardens, the man-made Lagoi Bay and topped off with a festive run surrounded by cheering spectators.
2017 BEST Family-friendly Race in Asia
The beautiful Bintan island in Indonesia offers a wide variety of hotels and activities ideal for kids and spectators. The island is accessible from Singapore by ferry and a short direct flight from Jakarta, making bringing family and friends convenient.