Penticton 2017

Penticton, B.C., Canada has long been associated with triathlon. Since the first long-distance race was held in the city in 1983 it has been renowned for the amazing community support for triathlon races. Long the host city of Ironman Canada, the city hosts Challenge Penticton and, in 2017, welcomed over 3,000 athletes from around the world for the inaugural ITU Multisports World Championships Festival, which included five world championship events - Duathlon, Cross Triathlon, Aquathlon, Long Distance Triathlon and Aquabike.