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Ironman acquires Across the Bay 10K

Ironman acquires Across the Bay 10K

Ironman, a sports holding company known for its triathlons, said Friday it has acquired the Across the Bay 10K — the annual Maryland race being held this Sunday — from its founders.

The Chesapeake Bay Bridge race is the state's largest running event and fifth largest 10K in the nation, announced Tampa, Fla.-based Ironman, a Wanda Sports Holding company, on Friday

"IRONMAN is excited to add this marquee event to our endurance portfolio as we continue to expand our offerings of running events in North America," said Ironman CEO Andrew Messick.

The race, which caps participation at 25,000 athletes, is run mostly over the 4.2-mile bridge and ends near...

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