Views of a triathlete swimming in the water warming up leading up to the Isuzu IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship at Hobie Beach in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on August 30, 2018. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images for IRONMAN).
Top Images From Thursday at Ironman 70.3 World Championship
Event week for the 2018 Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa was in full go Thursday with various activities including official swim access to Kings Beach, the Ndlovu 5K Fun Run and Professional Pre-Race Press Conference in the morning.
Festivities continued through the afternoon when more than 100 countries represented at the 2018 Ironman 70.3 World Championship marched in the Parade of Nations to Hobie Beach. The pre-race events surrounding the Isuzu IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship continue Friday with the IRONKIDS Fun Run before the Women take to the course on Saturday, Sept. 1 and the Men on Sunday, Sept. 2.