Subaru IRONMAN® Canada in Whistler - July 27, 2014

Subaru IRONMAN® Canada returns to Whistler this summer, with the incredible swim-bike-run race format taking place in and around Whistler's lakes, roads and trails. Book early and choose from a wide selection of accommodation for the 2014 event.

Athletes: Registration information can be found at the Subaru IRONMAN® Canada website.

Whistler's Subaru IRONMAN® Canada: Locals' Race Report with The Whistler Insider

Training in Whistler

With less than 6 months to go until the Whistler race and spring just around the corner, athletes are deep in training and looking forward to swimming, biking and running outside.

Knowing the course can make a huge difference on race day, and all athletes are encouraged to come to Whistler to scope out the route, check out the facilities in town and of course log training hours in the water and on the roads. As an added bonus, athletes can treat family and friends to a couple of days in the mountains to thank them for their support and make sure they make it to race day too.

Information to assist athletes plan their training will be available soon, including course conditions and training programs. Book ahead and secure the accommodation you want to suit your training needs.

Fitness Facilities

Support Services

Whistler has training facilities plus health and wellness experts in every field to help athletes reach their peak performance on race day.

Outdoor Training

Whistler offers plenty of opportunities to train before race day. Browse through the following links to find more information on training routes and locations.


Registration information can be found at the Subaru IRONMAN® Canada website.

Cycling Safety

  • Learn more about road cycling in the Sea to Sky Corridor including safety tips - Download brochure (PDF)
  • 2014 Subaru IRONMAN® Canada Whistler Partner Hotels

    Partner Hotels

    Partner Hotels are offering bike storage for the Subaru IRONMAN® Canada event. More information.

    Hotel Name Bike Allowed in Room Secure Bike Storage Damage Deposit Other Information
    Aava Hotel Yes Yes No Valet Service - Cleaning station & tools
    Coast Blackcomb Suites Yes Yes No -
    Crystal Lodge No Yes No -
    Delta Whistler Village Suites No Yes No Event Security Storage
    Fairmont Chateau Whistler No Yes No Valet Service - Cleaning station
    Four Seasons Resort Yes TBD No -
    Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa Yes Yes No -
    Holiday Inn Yes Yes No Valet Service
    The Listel Hotel Yes Yes No Cleaning station
    Nita Lake Lodge TBD TBD TBD TBD
    Pan Pacific Whistler Mountainside Yes Yes No Valet Service
    Pinnacle Hotel Whistler TBD TBD TBD TBD
    Tantalus Lodge Yes Yes No -
    Westin Resort & Spa Whistler Yes Yes No Valet Service
    ResortQuest Whistler No Yes No Bike Lock Required

    Travel Tips

    On July 27, 2014, Whistler will host Subaru IRONMAN® Canada, a world-class sporting event. Traffic pattern changes will be put in effect throughout Whistler and Pemberton to ensure the safety of athletes, volunteers, participants and travelers.

    To assist successful travel on race day, Subaru IRONMAN® Canada will be releasing comprehensive travel guides, traffic updates and tips for spectators in the lead up to the event. Please take a moment to review the resources below for helpful travel information:

    2014 Traffic Impact Guide from Subaru IRONMAN® Canada

    Subaru IRONMAN® Canada Whistler VIP Tickets 2014

    Create memories which last a lifetime through the premium Subaru IRONMAN® Canada VIP Experience. A limited number of VIP tickets are available that provide exclusive access to VIP viewing areas at swim, bike, run and finish line locations plus the chance to wine & dine in the company of professional athletes, special guests, and Subaru IRONMAN® Canada team members during race week activities. Capture all of the amazing stories and share the history that has propelled Subaru IRONMAN® Canada to the brand you know today!

    VIP Tickets include:

    • VIP Goody Bag
    • Access to VIP area at Welcome Ceremony
    • Access to VIP Viewing Area at Swim Start in Rainbow Park
    • Exclusive Shuttle Service to/from Swim Start in Rainbow Park
    • VIP food/beverage area at Swim Start and Finish Area- available race day July 25th
    • Premium Viewing at Finish Line

    VIP Ticket prices start from $345. Book tickets online or call 1.800.944.7853 for more information.

    Subaru IRONMAN® Canada Weekend in Whistler

    Whether you are coming to race, support or spectate, there is plenty to see and do in Whistler. Arrive early to prepare and stay late to relax after the event.

    Things to Do in Whistler

    What's On in Whistler

    • View the Event Calendar for other exciting events on over your stay.

    After the Race

    Athletes will deserve rest and relaxation after finishing the epic race - here are some ideas for ways to celebrate, post race.

    • Book your athlete a post-race massage at one of Whistler's spas
    • Join up with other participants in one of Whistler's bars or pubs to raise a glass to victory
    • Gather with family and friends for a special meal and hear first-hand how the race went down
    • Celebrate with a gift - find the perfect present in one of Whistler's boutique shops

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    Call 1.800.WHISTLER (944.7853) to speak with a local travel consultant