For those interested and inspired to travel overseas to experience an Ironman triathlon, be it to race or just to watch, here are some places to head to for your ‘race-holiday’:

1. Nelson Mandela Bay in South Africa
Ironman African Championship, Apr 15

2. The Woodlands in Texas, USA
Ironman North American Championship Texas, Apr 28

3. Cairns in Queensland, Australia
Ironman Asia-Pacific Championship, June 10

4. Frankfurt, Germany
Ironman European Championship, July 8

5. Kailua-Kona in Hawaii, USA
Ironman World Championship, Oct 13

6. Mar del Plata, Argentina
Ironman South American Championship, Dec 2