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Ironman Series to hold first state, Mid-Atlantic triathlon in September

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Ironman Series to hold first state, Mid-Atlantic race in September

The inaugural state Ironman triathlon will take place Sept. 20, becoming the first Ironman Series race in the Mid-Atlantic and the series' 12th U.S. location. The 2.4-mile swim will take place in the Choptank River on the Delmarva Peninsula, the 112-mile bicycle race will run through Dorchester County and into the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, and the 26.2-mile run will be on primarily flat roads. General registration for Ironman Maryland will open Thursday at noon on ironman.com/maryland. The triathlon will offer 30 age-group qualifying slots to the 2015 Ironman World...

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