Ironman Athletes’ Choice Awards: IM Nice and IM 70.3 Zell am See awarded best races

Ironman Nice and Ironman 70.3 Zell am See awarded best Ironman races (picture: press release Ironman)

Ironman today announced the IM and IM 70.3 Athletes’ Choice Awards winners, highlighting the highest-scoring events in a variety of categories based on athletes’ post-event surveys from all 2023 IM and IM 70.3 races from around the world.

Ironman Nice earned the highest honor in Overall Satisfaction, out of the 40+ IM Series triathlons that took place in 2023, globally. Ironman 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun took top honors in Overall Satisfaction out of the more than 120 Ironman 70.3 series events that took place in 2023, globally.

Results for the 2023 Global Athletes’ Choice Awards were gathered from post event surveys sent to all athletes who completed an Ironman or Ironman 70.3 race. Survey questions were based on a five-point satisfaction scale and encompassed multiple categories including: Best Overall Race, Best Swim Course, Best Bike Course, Best Run Course and Most Recommended Race, among others. Over 55,000 total survey respondents gave feedback to decide the winners for each category of IM and IM 70.3 events, marking a major accomplishment for the winning events and their host communities.

Below are the top performers in each category for the Ironman and Ironman 70.3 Global Series events:

  • Best Overall Race
    • Ironman Nice
    • Ironman 70.3 Zell am See-Kaprun
  • Best Swim Course
    • Ironman Wisconsin
    • Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant
  • Best Bike Course
    • Ironman Lake Placid
    • Ironman 70.3 Michigan
  • Best Run Course
    • Ironman Kalmar
    • Ironman 70.3 Mont-Tremblant
  • Will Recommend To A Friend
    • Ironman Kalmar
    • Ironman 70.3 Michigan