Marbella, Home of the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship 2025 

Marbella has become the focus of attention in the triathlon world by being chosen as the host city of the prestigious VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 Triathlon World Championship in 2025.  

This event, which follows in the footsteps of cities like Lahti y taupo, check the first time that Spain hosts this championship, highlighting the growing importance of the country on the international triathlon scene. 

The VinFast IRONMAN 70.3 Marbella Triathlon World Championship, scheduled for November 2025, hopes to attract more than 6.000 athletes from around the world. 


Andrew Messik, president and CEO of The IRONMAN Group, has highlighted Marbella's ability to offer an unforgettable experience for both athletes and their fans.  

For their part, José María Arrabal, Secretary General for Sports of the Junta de Andalucía, and Ángeles Muñoz, Mayor of Marbella, have expressed their enthusiasm and pride in hosting an event of such magnitude. 

Dates of the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship 2025

This two-day event will begin with the professional and amateur women on Saturday November 8, followed by men on Sunday the 9th.  

An Event with History 

El IRONMAN World Championship 70.3, which began in 2006 in Clearwater, Florida, has grown in popularity and prestige, becoming a coveted challenge for elite triathletes around the world.  

With its global rotation format, it has taken the competition to various corners of the planet, from Australia to France and South Africa, demonstrating the universality and appeal of triathlon. 

Marbella: A Unique Destination 

Marbella, known for its vibrant tourist life and its rich cultural offer, is presented as an ideal setting for an event of this magnitude.  

With world-class sporting facilities, from golf courses to tennis courts and marinas, the city has proven its ability to host international sporting events.  

Furthermore, its Mediterranean climate and its privileged location on the Costa del Sol make it a tourist destination par excellence. Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities, from water sports to exploring the city's historical and cultural heritage. 


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