Yas Marina Circuit to host 2023 World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi Expect kids’ play zones, food and beverage outlets and more at the free-to-enter event village The 2023 World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi is nearly here – and Yas Marina Circuit has been announced as the competition’s venue. Held on Friday March 3 and Saturday March 4, the season opening race will see professional and amateur triathletes swim in Yas Marina’s waters before cycling and running around the F1 track.
The excitement is building as the 2023 World Triathlon Championship Series is set to take place in Abu Dhabi, with Yas Marina Circuit as the venue. Scheduled for Friday, March 3, and Saturday, March 4, the event is expected to attract a range of participants, from professional triathletes to enthusiastic amateurs.
The World Triathlon Championship Series is one of the most prestigious events in the triathlon calendar, drawing competitors from all over the world. The series consists of a number of races held in different locations, culminating in the Grand Final, which determines the overall champion. The Abu Dhabi leg of the series is the first race of the season, making it an important event for triathletes looking to start the year strong.
Yas Marina Circuit is a world-renowned racing track that has played host to numerous high-profile events, including the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The circuit is situated on Yas Island, a vibrant entertainment destination that is home to a range of attractions, from water parks to shopping centers. The island also boasts several hotels, making it an ideal location for visitors to stay during the event.
The World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi promises to be an exciting and action-packed event, with participants competing in a range of categories, including elite, under-23, and age-group. The race will kick off with a swim in the waters of Yas Marina, followed by a cycle around the F1 track, and a run through the circuit’s surroundings.
Mohammed Ahmed Al Rumaithi, director of international events at Abu Dhabi Sports Council, said, “We are thrilled to announce that Yas Marina Circuit will once again be the venue for the World Triathlon Championship Series race in Abu Dhabi.
“While it is famous for its motorsport competitions, it is also a multi-purpose venue that caters for a number of different activities, and we have worked closely with our strategic partners to ensure the races are enjoyable and competitive while giving participants a unique opportunity of challenging themselves at an iconic world-class venue.”
In addition to the main event, the World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi will also feature a range of activities and entertainment for spectators. A free-to-enter event village will be set up, offering food and beverage outlets, as well as kids’ play zones and other attractions. There will also be live music and other performances, making it a fun-filled day out for the whole family.
Abu Dhabi is renowned for its warm hospitality and welcoming culture, and visitors can expect to be treated to an unforgettable experience during their stay. The emirate offers a range of attractions, from stunning beaches to world-class museums and art galleries. Visitors can also explore the city’s traditional markets and souks, where they can haggle for local crafts and souvenirs.
The World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi is set to be an unforgettable event, showcasing the best of what the UAE has to offer. With its stunning location, world-class facilities, and range of attractions, it promises to be an event that will stay in the memory of participants and spectators alike.