Alistair Brownlee, Lionel Sanders and Daniela Ryf favorites at IRONMAN 70.3 Oceanside

This Saturday one of the most anticipated tests of the first part of the calendar arrives since the British triathlete Alistair Brownlee will compete in triathlon again.

After a while without doing it, the double Olympic champion will put on a bib number again in a middle distance test in the IRONMAN 70.3 Ocean Side.

will face against Lionel Sanders in a duel that is expected by many.

Brownlee and Sanders have faced each other 3 times before (2017 Samorin Challenge, 2019 Kona and 2020 PTO Championship), but in all of them one or both of them didn't have their day, so they have never had the opportunity to face each other.

But we will also have to take into account triathletes like Ben Kanute (winner in 2019 and 2021), Rudy von Berg, Jackson Laundry, Sam AppletonMatt Hanson among others.

In the female category, the great favorite is Daniela Ryf although on the starting line there will be triathletes like Taylor Knibb , Skye Moench, Paula Findlay, Holly Lawrence, Heather Jackson, Jackie Hering, Tamara jewett o Chelsea Sodaro among others.

Start list


  • Date: Saturday 2 April
  • Location: Oceanside, Calif.
  • Departure time: 06:40 (local time), 15:40 Spanish time

Where to see it live

The test can be followed live through Streaming or the race track

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