Miami Hosts Iron Man Triathlon

MIAMI (CBS4) – Three thousand endurance athletes from more than 60 countries competed in the “City Bikes Iron Man 70.3 Triathlon” in Miami on Sunday.

The challenge included a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile bike ride and a 13.1 mile run, which is equal to a half-marathon. The participants had to finish everything in less than eight hours.

This is the fourth consecutive year the triathlon has launched from Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami. Streets in the area were closed Sunday morning and much of the afternoon.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Miami

Sign-Up Now For Our 2016 Knockout Pool
Have What It Takes To Win? Sign-Up Now
Zika: Complete Coverage

Listen Live