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Alcudia, Mallorca To Host Long Course Weekend 2017

December 16th, 2016 | by Sarah Wills
Alcudia, Mallorca To Host Long Course Weekend 2017


Only 2 weeks after announcing the Launch of Long Course Weekend in Jervis Bay, Australia; The Long Course Weekend announces it will now have another European event in Alcudia, Mallorca.

The Long Course Weekend originated in Wales and in only 6 years is now 4 x the size of the Ironman event held in the Principality.

The Long Course Weekend is a 3 day sporting festival where athletes Swim on Friday, Cycle on Saturday and Run on Sunday.  There is a multitude of distances and a special 4th medal for those that enter the Full Long Course Weekend and do the Long distance every day.

Matthew Evans of Long Course Weekend says “We are delighted to have been able to come here to Mallorca and secure this slot in the race Calendar.  Long Course Weekend is very much an experience and allows a range of people to get involved in the weekend.  We will be working very closely with the local community to ensure the Mallorca Experience is unparalleled.

Our race partner in Mallorca is Kumulus whom have delivered world class events for many years now on the island including The Palma Marathon.

David Thompson of Kumulus says “We are delighted to be bringing this race to Mallorca next November.  The concept is so inclusive and we think we certainly have a game changer on our hands here in Alcudia.  The stage is magnificent, the accommodation and travel is great value in November and many athletes from all over the world will be coming here for some winter sun

Entries are scheduled to open in early January and are expected to fill very quickly.  To register your interest or for more information you can visit

Note:  To request an invitation to the Press launch or the event itself please email For full information on the long Course Weekend series contact Matthew Evans

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