Ironman Triathlon Florida
IRONMAN FLORIDA – A PANAMA CITY BEACH TRADITION – November 1, 2016
Emerald View Resorts offers two luxury properties close to the main event site. The Shores of Panama is one block from the event and Grand Panama is a bit farther west. One bedroom rooms start at just $139 at Grand Panama and $149 at Shores of Panama; the fourth night is FREE! For participants and spectators looking to be close enough to IRONMAN headquarters but also close to the beach’s newest main attraction (Pier Park), we invite you to check out Origin Beach Resort. Studios start at just $99, and the fourth night is FREE. Use promo code IRONMAN for the best rates and availability.
Since 1999, Panama City Beach has been the venue for IRONMAN Florida in November. Panama City Beach is just beginning to cool off from the long summer and the sugar white beaches are clear as far as the eye can see. It is a perfect time of the year to enjoy this event and all that Panama City Beach has to offer.
Watch the IRONMAN competitors start with an early morning swim in the Gulf of Mexico, followed by a beach run between laps. Athletes then join their bikes for a strenuous bike ride ending with a marathon run. IRONMAN is spectator-friendly and thousands of residents and visitors set up camp along the way to cheer on the competitors.