On March 25th, Ironman announced their 2019 Facebook Watch livestream schedule. Viewable on the Ironman Now Facebook page, Ironman and Facebook will stream 17 events from around the world. Available globally to fans on Facebook, race coverage begins on Sunday, April 7th with the Ironman African Championship taking place in South Africa.
The events covered this season will come from 11 different countries and four continents. Coverage will also include the 2019 Ironman 70.3 World Championship taking place in September, as well as the Ironman World Championship in October.
Live event coverage will be hosted by past champions, including Dede Griesbauer, Rachel Joyce, Matt Lieto and Michael Lovato, as well as Ironman world champions, Paula Newby Fraser and Greg Welch.
The full 2019 schedule can be found below.
|2019 IRONMAN Now Facebook Watch Schedule|
|April 7||Ironman African Championship – South Africa||Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa|
|April 27||Ironman North American Championship – Texas||The Woodlands, Texas, USA|
|May 5||Ironman Australia||Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia|
|June 9||Ironman Boulder||Boulder, Colorado, USA|
|June 23||Ironman Ireland, Cork||Youghal, Cork, Ireland|
|June 30||Ironman European Championship – Frankfurt||Frankfurt, Germany|
|July 7||Ironman Austria – Kärnten||Klagenfurt, Austria|
|July 14||Ironman Vitoria – Gasteiz||Vitoria, Spain|
|July 28||Ironman Lake Placid||Lake Placid, New York, USA|
|August 18||Ironman Copenhagen||Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Sept. 7-8||Ironman 70.3 World Championship||Nice, France|
|Sept. 15||Ironman Wales||Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom|
|Sept. 21||Ironman Italy Emilia-Romagna||Cervia, Emilia Romagna, Italy|
|Sept. 29||Ironman Chattanooga presented by McKee A Family Bakery||Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA|
|Oct. 12||Ironman World Championship||Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i, USA|
|Nov. 2||Ironman Florida||Panama City Beach, Florida, USA|
|Nov. 24||IronmanArizona||Tempe, Arizona, USA|