The 13th annual Subaru IRONMAN Muskoka 70.3 will be held in Huntsville on Sunday, August 29, 2021.
“TriSport Events is very excited to return to Huntsville and the Muskoka Region for the 13th edition of the Subaru IRONMAN 70.3 Muskoka Triathlon,” said race director, Nick Stoehr. “Athletes are thrilled to return to in person events and have the opportunity to test their skills in this world class triathlon destination. We encourage the community to come out and support these athletes and help them realize their dreams of crossing the finish line.”
About 900 athletes are expected to participate, said Greg Pilling, manager of sales and customer service for the Town of Huntsville.
Event organizers welcome enthusiastic volunteers to help out with in a variety of roles. Sign up here.
There will be several full and partial road closures associated with the event.
On August 29, Brunel Road from Veterans Way to North Mary Lake Road will be fully closed from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for the run course. Local traffic will be permitted on North Mary Lake Road which will be partially closed from Brunel Road to Sam English Road during the same time period.
Motorists should exercise caution along Brunel Road south of North Mary Lake Road to Hwy 117 and Hwy 117 East to Dorset, as these roads will be partially closed to traffic for the bike course from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Town and District staff will monitor traffic flows along existing downtown detour routes before and during the race weekend as well as limiting side street parking along high-volume areas in the downtown core to keep traffic flowing and sightlines clear for pedestrians and vehicle traffic. The OPP will also be directing traffic at key intersections on race day. Detour signage will be in place.
For details on the Subaru IRONMAN Muskoka 70.3 race course, visit ironman.com.
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