Post Tagged with: "Ironman"

New half-marathon coming to Asheville and new Half-Ironman race coming to Lake Logan in 204

New half-marathon coming to Asheville and new Half-Ironman race coming to Lake Logan in 204

More big races for a race-hungry community.

Asheville loses out to Chattanooga for Ironman competition

Asheville loses out to Chattanooga for Ironman competition

Chattanooga will host the first full Ironman in the Southeast in September 2014.

by August 15, 2013 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville sports
Asheville tourism officials anxiously await Ironman decision

Asheville tourism officials anxiously await Ironman decision

Local tourism officials have a lot of cash and resources on the line in their bid for a full Ironman to be held in Western North Carolina.

Asheville’s pitch to Ironman: Stunning natural beauty perfect for run, bike, swim

Asheville’s pitch to Ironman: Stunning natural beauty perfect for run, bike, swim

Asheville officials and star athletes, including Olympic silver medalist Lauren Tamayo, make case for city to host the triathlon.

by May 8, 2013 7 comments Asheville sports
Asheville will bid to host full Ironman competition

Asheville will bid to host full Ironman competition

The proposed route: swim in Lake Lure, bike more than 100 miles to Asheville, run a marathon in Asheville.

by March 25, 2013 2 comments Asheville sports