Six-time Ultraman World Champion Alexandre Ribeiro joins the many celebrities that will participate in City Bikes IRONMAN 70.3 Miami. This athlete was born in Curitiba, Brazil, and raised in Rio de Janeiro.
The Ultraman World Championship is a three-day, 320 mile (515-km) annual endurance race held on the Big Island of Hawaii. The race is divided into three stages over three days: The first is a 6.2-mile (10-km) ocean swim from Kailua Bay to Keauhou Bay, followed by a 90-mile (145-km) cross-country bike ride, with vertical climbs that total 6,000 feet. Stage two is a 171.4-mile (276-km) bike ride from Volcanoes National Park to Kohala Village Inn in Hawi, with total vertical climbs of 4,000 feet. Stage three is a 52.4-mile(84-km) double-marathon, which starts at Hawiand finishes on the beach at the Old Kona Airport State Recreation Area. Each stage must be completed within 12 hours or less.
We are honored to have an athlete of this caliber competing in City Bikes IRONMAN 70.3 Miami.