PUTRAJAYA, April 11 (Bernama) -- The Ironman 70.3 Putrajaya is set to become an annual event, beginning this year.
Ironman Asia-Pacific chief executive officer (CEO) Geoff Meyer said it had signed a contract with Putrajaya Corporation to organise the event for the next three years.
"We've started our office here and we're eyeing to organise this event for the next 15 years," he told Bernama after the unveiling of the tournament here today.
Meyer noted that Putrajaya was considered one of the finest places to organise triathlon events.
"This world-class venue fully meets our requirements in organising this event...the bridges, mosques and other structures here feature fantastic architecture, and everyone is every excited about the race this Sunday," he said.....