Events in Edmonton and Sherwood Park
The Harmony Ironman 70.3 Calgary triathlon presents an opportunity for athletes to test their endurance limits amidst the picturesque foothills of Harmony Rocky View County. The event, which includes a 1.9k swim in Lake Harmony, an 85k cycle through Rocky View County, and a 21k run around the Mickelson Golf Course in Lake Harmony, showcases the perplexing challenge of this demanding sport. With over 3,000 athletes, families, and spectators in attendance, the event weekend exhibits a burst of energy and enthusiasm that is both infectious and inspiring. The event is produced locally by Platinum Racing Inc. (Calgary) and is licensed as part of the esteemed global Ironman circuit, providing a pathway for athletes to qualify for the annual world championships. In addition to the main race, the weekend also features an IronKids Splash & Dash, vendor exposition, and pre/post-event athlete meetings that add to the overall burstiness of this exceptional sporting event.