IRONMAN announces 2023 IRONMAN AND IRONMAN 70.3 broadcast schedule

Live broadcast programming continues in 2023 featuring 12 full-distance IRONMAN triathlons around the globe, including both the men’s and women’s 2023 VinFast IRONMAN World Championship races as well as the IRONMAN Hamburg European Championship (Men), and IRONMAN Frankfurt European Championship Frankfurt (Women), on IRONMAN.com/LIVE, YouTube and Facebook

13 IRONMAN 70.3 triathlons to be broadcast on Outside Watch, debuting with the 2023 Athletic Brewing IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside triathlon, Saturday April 1, and will also include VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Lahti, Finland

8 races in Europe (not including the World Championships) included in broadcast

RONMAN announced today its broadcast schedule for the 2023 season. The 2023 full-distance IRONMAN® triathlon broadcast schedule will feature 12 stops around the globe including both the men’s and women’s 2023 VinFast IRONMAN World Championship, which will be available on IRONMAN.com/LIVE, and IRONMAN YouTube and Facebook channels. The 2023 seasonIRONMAN 70.3® triathlon broadcast schedule will feature 13 events around the world, including the two-day VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship triathlon in Lahti, Finland, available for the second straight year on Outside Watch. The broadcast season will kick off in California on April 1, with the Athletic Brewing IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside triathlon. 

“We’re excited to deliver another full year of live race programming for both full-distance IRONMAN Series and half distance IRONMAN 70.3 Series globally,” said Julia Polloreno, Vice President, Content Production and Distribution for The IRONMAN Group. “The broadcasts will feature some of the top race destinations around the globe and bring audiences closer our racing than ever before. We couldn’t think of a better place to start than with the iconic 2023 Athletic Brewing IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside triathlon in Southern California, where the origins of the sport lie.”

Race coverage will immerse viewers in all the action and local scenery of the global portfolio of race venues while following the professional competition. Coverage will begin with a pre-race show that previews the pro field and course while also including exclusive interviews with triathlon personalities and other special guests.

The live broadcasts will be hosted by a team of the sport’s greats, including IRONMAN World Champions and Hall of Famers Greg Welch and Michellie Jones, as well as IRONMAN champions Dede Griesbauer and Michael Lovato. Matt Lieto will also be providing analysis from both on the course and in the studio throughout the 2023 season. Various guest commentators such as three-time IRONMAN World Champion Mirinda Carfrae, will bring additional perspectives and insights to the live coverage, which will showcase the epic battles of the professional athletes as they swim, bike, and run iconic full-distance IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 courses all around the world.

For each broadcast event, IRONMAN Now’s “A Fighting Chance” race-week series will return bringing viewers exclusive behind-the-scenes footage into the inner, everyday lives of elite triathletes for a real, unfiltered glimpse at athletes chasing their triathlon goals and attempting to turn dreams into reality. 

Here are the IRONMAN events that will be broadcast live in 2023:

2023 IRONMAN Triathlon Series Broadcast Schedule
Apr-01Athletic Brewing IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside North American TriClub Championship SouthwestOceanside, Calif., USA
Apr-22Memorial Herman IRONMAN The Americas Championship TexasThe Woodlands, Texas, USA
May-06Intermountain Health IRONMAN 70.3 North American Championship St. GeorgeSt. George, Utah, USA
May-13Visit Panama City Beach IRONMAN 70.3 Gulf CoastPanama City Beach, Fla., USA
May-21IRONMAN 70.3 ChattanoogaChattanooga, Tenn., USA
Jun-04IRONMAN Hamburg European Championship – Men’s RaceHamburg, Germany
Jun-10IRONMAN 70.3 BoulderBoulder, Colo., USA
Jun-18IRONMAN 70.3 Luxembourg – Region MoselleRegion Moselle, Luxembourg
Jun-18Cairns Airport IRONMAN Cairns Asia-Pacific ChampionshipCairns, Australia
Jun-25IRONMAN Coeur d’AleneCoeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA
Jun-25IRONMAN 70.3 ElsinoreElsinore, Denmark
Jul-02Mainova IRONMAN European Championship Frankfurt – Women’s RaceFrankfurt, Germany
Jul-09IRONMAN Switzerland ThunThun, Switzerland
Jul-16IRONMAN Vitoria-GasteizVitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Jul-23Athletic Brewing IRONMAN Lake PlacidLake Placid, N.Y., USA
Jul-30IRONMAN 70.3 Maine North American TriClub Championship NortheastAugusta, Maine, USA
Aug. 20IRONMAN Mont Tremblant WPROMont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada
Aug. 26VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship – Women’s RaceLahti, Finland
Aug. 27VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship – Men’s RaceLahti, Finland
Sept. 10VinFast IRONMAN World Championship – Men’s RaceNice, France
Sept. 17IRONMAN 70.3 Knokke-Heist, BelgiumKnokke-Heist, Belgium
Sept. 24IRONMAN 70.3 AugustaAugusta, Ga., USA
Oct. 14VinFast IRONMAN World Championship – Women’s RaceKona, Hawai`i, USA
Oct. 21IRONMAN Portugal – CascaisCascais, Portugal
Dec. 9IRONMAN 70.3 TaupoTaupō, New Zealand

For additional details on the 2023 IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 events around the globe that will be broadcast live, visit here.

For more information on the IRONMAN brand and global event series, visit www.ironman.com

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