Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Ironman Chile 2012 Live Stream, Pucon 70.3 Triathlon Webcam Feed

Ironman Chile 2012 Live Stream, Pucon 70.3 Triathlon Webcam Feed

An Ironman 70.3, also known as a Half Ironman, is one of a series of middle-distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC).

The first 70.3 triathlon of the year takes place in Chile, from where this live stream comes

Event information:

The imposing landscape covered during Ironman 70.3 Pucon makes every athlete enjoy every step during the unforgettable experience of a route at the feet of the spectacular Villarrica Volcano. It is a race that has won the position of one of the most beautiful in the World Circuit.

Swim: Two laps covered at Pucon's Beach (Villarica Lake).

Bike: Two 28 miles laps on a route that includes the International Road until the crossing with the Palguin Hot Springs, all with a smoking and majestic Volcano as a background.

Run: Three laps with an identical number of tough ascents to Pucon's Peninsula. Each ascent offers, as a background, the imposing Villarica Lake. The run ends with a flat route through Pucon's downtown with the unforgettable support of a cheering crowd.

Each distance of the swim, bike, and run segments are half the distances of those segments found in an Ironman triathlon. The Ironman 70.3 series culminates each year with a World Championship competition, of which competitors qualify for during the 70.3 series in the 12 months prior to the championship race. In addition to the World Championship race, Ironman 70.3 championship competitions are also held for the European and the Asia-Pacific regions.