Why was IRONMAN California Cancelled?

The organising team at IRONMAN California has confirmed the cancellation of the event on 24 October – due to a weather system in the local area of Sacramento. A release from the organisers noted… ‘Weather conditions have deteriorated overnight and weather conditions are expected to worsen over the course of the day.

Did IRONMAN California get Cancelled?

Unfortunately, Mother Nature has forced the cancellation of IRONMAN California. The safety of the athletes, volunteers, and spectators is our highest priority. It would not be responsible to host the event at this moment in time.

What is a good time for 1/2 Ironman?

Average Half Ironman Times (Male)
Age Group Swim Run
Overall 0:38:51 2:04:16
18-24 0:36:05 1:57:50
25-29 0:37:42 1:58:49

Who won IRONMAN California?

Results from California, where Lionel Sanders and Danielle Lewis claimed victories at IRONMAN 70.3 Indian Wells 2021. Lionel Sanders ended a gruelling 2021 in style by winning IRONMAN 70.3 Indian Wells on Sunday, making it three wins from three starts at the venue.

What is a good FTP for Half Ironman?

If you’re planning on a sub-five-hour Ironman bike, your intensity factor will be higher than someone who is planning on an eight-hour Ironman bike….Reference established norms.

Race distance % of FTP
Sprint 90–105%
Olympic 85–95%
Half-Ironman 75–85%
Ironman 65–80%

Is 6 hours good for a Half Ironman?

Worldwide average timings for IRONMAN 70.3 Based on RunTri’s analysis of more than 67,000 finishers in 40 Half Ironman triathlons, the average timings for the IRONMAN 70.3 are 45 minutes for Swim (1.9km), 3 hours for Bike (90km), and 2 hrs 15 mins for the Run (21.1km). That gives a total time of 6 hours.

Will Sacramento Ironman be rescheduled?

Ironman and Ironman 70.3 Santa Rosa Cancelled As previously announced, the full-distance IRONMAN triathlon will move to Sacramento in 2021, taking place on October 24.

How long is an iron man race?

Ironman Triathlon The behemoth of triathlon. Raced over a 2.4mile (3.8km) swim, 112mile (180km) bike and 26.2mile (42.2km) run, Ironman started on the Hawaiian island of Oahu in 1978, as a bet between swimmers, cyclists and runners to see who was fitter.

What is a respectable 70.3 time?

Since the Ironman is a grueling race, anything under the 17 hour cut off mark is an achievement. For those in the age group of 30-35, 13 hours for men and 14 hours for women are satisfactory. The same applies to the Ironman 70.3 series. For the age group of 35-39, a good time is six hours for men and seven for women.