Triahletes will bring East London to life when they take to the city’s roads and beaches for the Standard Bank IRONMAN 70.3 South Africa on Sunday, 28 January 2018, and Avis Rent a Car is excited to be the official car rental partner the event for the fourth year.
The event takes place in Buffalo City, in the heart of the Eastern Cape – and launching point for two popular tourist routes, the Sunshine Coast and the Wild Coast. Athletes will take on a 1.9km ocean swim from Orient Beach, followed by a 90.1km bike course and a 21.1km run.
Avis southern Africa chief executive Rainer Gottschick says, “Avis values our partnership with Ironman, and continues to support all the Ironman events nationally. With our footprint of over 114 branches we involve our Brand Ambassadors at the water points, showing our support to the athletes.”
The other Ironman events includes:
- Ironman African Championship Nelson Mandela Bay;
- Ironman 70.3 Durban
- Ironman 5150 Bela Bela
- Ironman 5150 Ekurhuleni
- Ironman 5150 Nelson Mandela Bay
“Our mobility solutions allow visitors to be part of this thrilling event, and encourage them to explore the miles of beachfront and the rich cultural history of Buffalo City,” concludes Gottschick.
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