This Saturday, October 19th, will commence the incredible Ironman 70.3 North Carolina! This event puts athletes of all ages to the ultimate fitness test. This rigorous course will take athletes around Wilmington and the Cape Fear area on a 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike ride, and 13.1 mile run. The course will begin in Wrightsville beach and end in downtown Wilmington. This exciting triathlon is a qualifier for the 2019 Ironman 70.3 World championship in Nice, France. Participants and spectators can expect a thrilling experience being involved in one of the most difficult sporting events in the east. Registration to enter the race is currently closed but there will always be room to cheer on these impressive athletes. Come on out and support this awesome event! Visit here for more information about race day and Ironman itself!