Ironman to stream races live on Facebook

Ironman has announced a partnership with Facebook and will stream 16 races live on the internet this year. The coverage began last weekend with Ironman Nice.

| June 26, 2018 | NEWS

Live on Facebook: Ironman is now broadcasting many races on social media channels.

Live on Facebook: Ironman is now broadcasting many races on social media channels.

Ironman will stream 16 races live on Facebook this year. The coverage started last Sunday with the broadcast of the Ironman France from Nice and will include the upcoming big European races in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Maastricht and Klagenfurt, but also the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in South Africa and the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii. Commentators for the series are Ironman legend Greg Welch and former professionals Michael Lovato and Dede Griesbauer. Facebook users will be included in the broadcasts through real-time surveys, discussions and user content from the courses.

Weekly show 

Ironman will also launch a weekly live show titled "IRONMAN: 40 Years of Dreams" starting on July 7 to mark this year's 40th anniversary of the Ironman World Championship which will be presented by Ann Wessling and Michael Lovato. Eight-time Kona champion Paula Newby-Fraser will offer training tips during the show that will feature Ironman history along with current racing previews and reviews.

 

Ironman live streams 2018

Date

Race

Location

24.06.2018

Ironman France

Nice (FRA)

01.07.2018

Ironman Austria

Klagenfurt (AUT)

08.07.2018

Ironman European Championship

Frankfurt (GER)

15.07.2018

Ironman UK

Bolton (GBR)

22.07.2018

Ironman Lake Placid

Lake Placid (USA)

29.07.2018

Ironman Hamburg

Hamburg (GER)

05.08.2018

Ironman Maastricht

Maastricht (NED)

19.08.2018

Subaru Ironman Mont Tremblant

Mont Tremblant (CAN)

26.08.2018

Ironman 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun

Zell am See-Kaprun (AUT)

01.09.2018

Ironman 70.3 World Championship (Frauen)

Nelson Mandela Bay (RSA)

01.09.2018

Ironman 70.3 World Championship (Männer)

Nelson Mandela Bay (RSA)

09.09.2018

Ironman Wisconsin

Madison (USA)

22.09.2018

Ironman Italy Emilia Romagna

Cervia (ITA)

30.09.2018

Ironman Chattanooga

Chattanooga (USA)

07.10.2018

Ironman Barcelona

Barcelona (ESP)

13.10.2018

Ironman World Championship

Kailua-Kona (USA)

18.11.2018

Ironman Arizona

Tempe (USA)

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