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BIM GROUP SPREADS THE ELITE LIVING VALUE WITH THE BIM GROUP 5150 PHU QUOC TOURNAMENT

Posted Date October 03, 2022

• BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 is part of the IRONMAN Group's triathlon series, which was held for the first time in Vietnam.

• With competition standards at the Olympic Games, BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 includes 1.5km swimming, 40km cycling, and 10km running. At each stage of the tournament, athletes experience the beautiful nature of the sea and the sky and the peaceful atmosphere of the Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex.

• Carrying the message "Best In Me", BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 spreads the value of an elite lifestyle among triathlon lovers in particular and the community in general, then from there, each of us finds “the best version of ourselves”.

Hanoi, September 30, 2022

Starting on November 20, 2022, in Phu Quoc, the BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 tournament is the first time a 5150 event - belonging to the world-famous IRONMAN triathlon tournament system, has been held. in Viet Nam. The name 5150 comes from the race's total distance of 51.50km, including 1.5km swimming, 40km cycling, and 10km running. 

BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 is a great opportunity for amateur and novice athletes to experience real triathlon in an Olympic standard race. For professional athletes, the event is a chance to enjoy the spirit of sports in the landscape of Phu Quoc pearl island and practice for the IRONMAN tournament.

BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 takes place at Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex, just 10 minutes by car from Phu Quoc International Airport. The complex is invested in and developed by BIM Land - a member of BIM Group, bringing together many world-class resorts and entertainment brands such as Sailing Club Signature Resort Phu Quoc, InterContinental Phu Quoc Long Beach Resort, Regent Phu Quoc, Sailing Club Phu Quoc, etc.

Also during BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022, from November 19, 2022, Phu Quoc Marina Complex organizes meaningful activities such as charity races, and beach Fest series of festivals with entertainment activities, cuisine, and art performance with a bold, youthful style. Athletes and visitors can take the time to attend this exciting festival to relax, unwind and socialize after the stress of the race.

According to the design from the Organizing Committee, the athletes will start their journey next to the InterContinental Long Beach Resort and then swim a 1.5km triangular single lap on the beautiful Bai Truong beach.

After swimming, athletes will exit the resort and experience a 40km double lap cycling counterclockwise to the South of the island before turning back and heading North through the Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex to complete the race.

Panorama of Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex - where the BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc 2022 tournament is going to take place 

In the final stage, runners will experience a two-way 10km run along the beach and resort complex before finishing near the seaside Sailing Club Signature Resort Phu Quoc, where athletes can recuperate and celebrate their success in an integrated resort space.

In addition to the main event of the "5150 Triathlon" series on Sunday (November 20, 2022), there are side events throughout the weekend for athletes, families, and visitors to enjoy at the Phu Quoc Marina Complex including the Newborns Vietnam Charity Run, IRONKIDS Vietnam, SUNRISE SPRINT Vietnam Triathlon, and a variety of Beach Festivals to relax and socialize before and after the race.

BIM Group - the title sponsor of the 5150 Triathlon Series in Vietnam - and the Organizer Sunrise Events Vietnam aim to create a standard, safe, and quality tournament for the community. BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc will be the most awaited annual sport - tourism - entertainment event for domestic and foreign tourists when coming to the island city of Phu Quoc. From there, the message "Best In Me" - each person becomes "the best version of themselves" is presented through exercise, thereby forming a positive lifestyle, and bringing out the best in each person's body and mind.

Mr.Doan Quoc Huy, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and General Director of BIM Group stated: “With a steadfast vision of sustainable development, BIM Group aims to create and enhance life values ​​through investment fields. Throughout our 28 years of development, we inspire a healthy, active lifestyle in the community. Now, in the position of accompanying the international BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc - Best In Me tournament, held at the Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex, a resort destination of the group, we continue our mission of spreading those elite living values. Working harder every day - Best In Me - is the message that BIM Group sends to the athletes participating in the competition and the community.”

Representative of the Organizer, General Director of Sunrise Events Vietnam, Mr.Onslo Carrington shared: “We are honored to partner with BIM Group to bring the first “5150 Triathlon” event to Vietnam and continue. contribute to the development of coordinated sports movements and active lifestyles in Vietnam. We aspire to grow BIM Group 5150 Phu Quoc into Asia's largest 5150 events and one day match the stature, scale, and reputation of events like the Noosa Triathlon in Queensland, Australia - the world's largest Olympic standard distance triathlon, which welcomes thousands of athletes every year.”

About BIM Group

BIM Group is a large multi-industry economic group in Vietnam. In the process of construction and development, BIM Group has expanded its business model and focused on four main areas: Real Estate, Renewable Energy, Agriculture - Food, and Commercial Services. Currently, BIM Group and its member companies are investing in major provinces of Vietnam and Laos with a staff of nearly 5,000 people.

Applying the circular economy model with a sustainable development orientation, BIM Group advocates linking business interests with community benefits. The Group has been gradually affirming its position, contributing to promoting sustainable economic growth in Vietnam.

About IRONMAN Group

IRONMAN GROUP operates a global series of events including the IRONMAN® Triathlon Series, IRONMAN® 70.3® Triathlon Series, IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, Rock 'n' Roll® Running Series, Rock 'n' Roll Virtual Running™ Series, IRONKIDS®, World Triathlon Championship Series, top races including Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon™ and The Sun-Herald City2Surf®, UTMB® World Series including Tarawera Ultramarathon and Ultra -Trail Australia™, mountain bike races including Absa Cape Epic®, road bike races including Haute Route®, mountain bike races like Gravel Epic®, and many sporting events other multi-sports. IRONMAN GROUP is the world's largest operator in the field of organizing large-scale sporting events, and brings millions of participants great experiences with endurance sports, through the Diverse tournament system that takes place every year. Since the iconic brand IRONMAN® and the first tournament were held in 1978, millions of athletes from all over the world have crossed the finish line and proved “NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE”. Starting from just a single run, the IRONMAN Group has grown to become a global inspiration with hundreds of sporting events held in more than 55 countries. IRONMAN GROUP is owned by Advance, a private corporation. 

Learn more about IRONMAN GROUP at www.ironman.com/about-ironman-group.ironman-group.

Company information Sunrise Events Vietnam

Sunrise Events Vietnam was established in 2015 and is the company licensed by the World Triathlon Group exclusively to organize the IRONMAN 70.3 event in Vietnam with the track honored as "The most beautiful long-distance Triathlon track in Vietnam". Asia 2016: The Vietnam Challenge” The company's vision is to create world-class events that promote resilience and transformation to promote an active, inspiring lifestyle. inspiring and healthy for Vietnamese people, and at the same time making Vietnam a leading sports tourism center in Asia. In addition to IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam, the company also co-organizes the Ho Chi Minh City International Marathon. Ho Chi Minh City is the largest international running event in the country. The Sunrise Events Vietnam team is excited about making a positive impact on the community and looks forward to continuing to organize activities and events in the future.

About Phu Quoc Marina Resort and Entertainment Complex

Only a 10-minute drive from Phu Quoc International Airport, located in the center of Bai Truong, Phu Quoc - one of the most beautiful and longest beaches in Vietnam, Phu Quoc Marina has a total area of ​​155ha, like a peaceful city with beautiful exotic beachfront.

Phu Quoc Marina converges famous resort brands, 5-6 star hotels, luxury villas, and trendy amenities such as Sea Square, Sailing Club entertainment complex, festival road, etc. water park… All create a world-class resort and entertainment paradise, an ideal destination for all Vietnamese and international tourists.

For more information, please visit:

Website: ironman.com/5150-Phu-Quoc

Facebook: facebook.com/BIMGroup5150TriathlonPhuQuoc

 


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