Coeur d’Alene is proud to play host to the Ironman USA Triathlon. The 2.4 mile swim will be a 2-loop rectangle entering and exiting Lake Coeur d’Alene (lake temperature is approximately 67°) from the city beach. The 112 mile bike leg will go through downtown, along Cd’A Lake Drive then through Hayden and finish back at the Cd’A city park. The 26.2 mile run runs along Lake Cd’A and through the North Idaho College campus. The event will bring between 1,500 and 1,800 of the world’s top athletes as well as thousands of friends, family and spectators to Coeur d’Alene for the event which starts at 7 a.m. and ends at midnight on June 23, 2012. The race features 80 qualifying spots for the 2013 Ironman World Championships held annually in Kona, HI. For Ironman USA Triathlon information visit www.ironmancda.com.
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