Event description

IRONMAN 70.3 Weymouth Dorset, UK Race on the spectacular Dorset coastline. 2016 Athletes' Choice Awards: Overall Swim IRONMAN 70.3 Weymouth will bring thousands of athletes to England's South Coast in September for the ultimate one-day test of endurance. As host venue of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic sailing events, the Weymouth and Portland area is used to staging international sport at the highest level. It is a popular seaside holiday resort, with its fine Georgian seafront providing an impressive backdrop to the Bay's long arc of fine, golden sand. The views from the bay are spectacular, stretching across the horizon taking in the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline. Weymouth's beautiful, sandy beaches, rich heritage, and spectacular coastline make it an ideal location for IRONMAN. IRONMAN 70.3 Weymouth offers 75 qualifying slots for the 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa.

Volunteering opportunities

In order to make our event unforgettable for athletes, spectators, media representatives and VIPs from all over the world, hundreds of volunteers are needed for the events. There are many ways in which you can be part of this great experience. Whether you want to work at an aid station or at the finish line – we look forward having you in our Team! Volunteers are needed throughout the race week, not just on race day, to support the event build up, registration, the athlete functions and a wide variety of support on race day. You can indicate a preference for your area of choice and we will do all our best to accommodate your preferences Aid Station Athlete Garden Bike Course Catering Build Up Logistics Massage Media Support Merchandise Motorcyclists Welcome and Award banquet Registration Run Course Swim Course Transition Area with bike check-in VIP If you want to become a member of the great IRONMAN family, please complete the online form and we will keep you up to date with information on the event. Please select one or more jobs for which you want to volunteer.