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This website presents an archive of information about the Port Macquarie Half Ironman, which is now known as the 'Ironman 70.3 Port Macquarie'. This is the Australian Age Group Championship and the winners of this can go through to the next Ironman Australia competition, which takes place, which also takes place at Port Macquarie. Qualifiers from that then have the opportunity to go forward to the World Championships.
The half ironman is a triathlon that involves swimming, cycling and running. The 70.3 in the title refers to the total distance in miles, which is 113km. The breakdown is 1.2 miles (1.9km) swimming, a 56 miles (90km) bike ride and a 13.1 mile (21.1km) run.
Port Macquarie is a picturesque beachside city on the Mid North coast of New South Wales.
Find out more about the race and its history in the video below: