Subaru IRONMAN Canada® & Subaru IRONMAN 70.3 Canada®
Whistler - July 30, 2017
Calling all athletes - preparation has begun for the 2017 Subaru IRONMAN® Canada triathlon in Whistler and Pemberton! Take up the challenge and swim, bike and run through Whistlers beautiful lakes, roads and trails. Book ahead and choose from a wide range of accommodation for the all-important race week.
Athletes know that preparation is key to finishing this incredible race. Knowing the course can make a huge difference on race day, and all athletes are encouraged to come to Whistler early to scope out the route, get familiar with the facilities and 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.
Explore Whistlers Terrain
Please note that this information is for the 2016 Subaru IRONMAN Canada® - the details of the 2017 event will be confirmed and updated as soon as possible
On July 30, 2017, 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 them for helpful travel information.
View the 2016 Traffic Impact Guide
Find the best places to watch the race including start times, venues and advice on how to get around on the day.
View the Official 2016 Spectator Guide
Subaru IRONMAN Canada® Weekend
Whether you are coming to race, support or spectate, there is plenty to see and do in Whistler and nearby Pemberton. Arrive early to prepare and stay late to relax after the event.
ABCs of IRONMAN Canada® - 26 Perks of Racing in Whistler from IRONMAN®
Things to Do
- Entertain the kids at the Blackcomb Base Adventure Zone, open daily
- Get a different view of the mountains - ziplining, a tree top adventure or a ride on the incredible PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola
- For added excitement try an ATV tour or white water rafting
- Go on a family adventure and rent a bike or hike to one of Whistler's lakes for a day by the water
- Check out the magnificent mountains, gentle hikes, golf and farm-to-table scene in Pemberton
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
Stay and Recover Package - Book by June 15, 2017
Free PEAK 2 PEAK tickets for Ironman participants and spectators
Why not extend your stay so you can prepare properly, recover completely and get a chance to enjoy summer in the mountains? At Whistler.com we’re honouring 2017 triathletes with an exclusive Stay and Recover offer: book at least three nights in Whistler with us and we’ll give you two PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience Tickets, absolutely free*.
Search below to book this package or call 1.800.944.7853 to speak to one of our Whistler based Travel Consultants.
*Valid for arrivals from July 23 - August 1, 2017. Maximum of 2 free tickets per room booked, tickets cannot be be redeemed as cash or transferred for any other activitiy. Offer only available to first 50 bookings. Minimum 3 night stay applies. Offer only available with accommmodation bookings made through the www.whistler.com/events/ironman event page or via our call centre.
2017 Subaru IRONMAN Canada® Whistler Partner Hotels
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