The first "made in Italy" IRONMAN.
Experience the first "made in Italy" IRONMAN.
On the coast of Emilia-Romagna—one of the most famous Italian regions in the world for nature, art, and food just 20 km from Ravenna—sits Cervia. This ancient fishing village is known as the "city of salt,” and became known during the Roman Empire for its fine sand and shallow water of its beaches and wide centuries-old pinewood. In the 1800s, Cervia became an important tourist destination, and in 1912, the garden city of Milano Maritttima was created, quickly becoming one of the most glamorous seaside towns in Italy.
For all these reasons and more, Cervia has been selected to host the first ever "made in Italy" IRONMAN event.
The adventure will start in the calm waters of Romagna, where athletes will take on the first 3.8 kilometers of the swim course. They will pass through the Natural Park of Salt Pens of Cervia, the natural habitat of pink flamingos, and cycle for 180 km surrounded by history and nature. Finally, the marathon will take them through Cervia and Milano Maritime’s most prominent landmarks, leading all athletes to the finish line to become Italy’s first IRONMAN finishers.
This race will offer 40 slots to the IRONMAN World Championship.
The Hotel Ondina e Milazzo is located within the "transition area", a strategic position for those who want to partecipate in the race, 50 metres from the "departure and arrival line", which is located in front of the "Bagno Fantini" on the seafront promenade of Cervia. For this reason we have devised a really interesting "promotion" for those who will partecipate in the race or to those who just want to be there. Go directly to the special page of offer for "IRONMAN ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA 2017 a Cervia"