LOCATION Cancun, Mexico

RACE DATE 2 May 2021

DISTANCE Middle distance

Challenge Cancun


  1. The top 6th resort destination in the world
  2. Accessibility from all over the world
  3. First class accommodations and services
  4. A great and fast racing venue
  5. The best margaritas in the world

About Cancun

Cancun is ranked on the top 6 tourist destinations in the world, surrounded by the beautiful turquois Caribbean sea in North-America. It’s very easy to get to, with more than 350 flights a day from all over the world, it makes it very easy to get here. Hospitality, beautiful beaches, first class accommodation and food, are waiting for you in this Mexican paradise. Register today and compete in this great and friendly resort of the Yucatan Peninsula.

About the race

Triathletes will start their middle-distance triathlon with a very fast swim in the  turquoise Waters of the Caribbean sea. The second leg of the race will take place in the highway 307 south bound toward Playa del Carmen, in the Riviera Maya, to return north bound to Cancun, on a very fast and flat course.

The running course will take place in Cancun’s downtown right on Avenue Bonampak. Amid the commercial and residential area: a 2 lap route with some low hills. The course will be very well stock with plenty of hydration and station aids. Also, the people from Cancun will have the opportunity to cheer you and support you until you cross the finish line.

Recovery tent will be ready at the finish line, with massages, aid station, medical service, food and plenty more surprises.

The local government and the people of Cancun are enthusiastic and supportive. So don’t let go this opportunity to enjoy Cancun and compete in one of the Challenge Family distances. Of course, bring your family with you!


2 May 2021


Cancun, Mexico, North America


Middle distance / Challenge Sprint / Open Waters

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Race partners

Cancun Asociación de Hoteles de Cancún & Puerto Morelos