Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013
Intermedix Corporation today announced its title sponsorship of the IRONMAN® 70.3® Augusta triathlon taking place on Sept. 29.
Intermedix delivers technology-enabled professional services to healthcare providers, government agencies and corporations with nearly 30 offices across the nation, including one in Augusta, Ga. The Intermedix Augusta office is a hub for crisis management technologies, including the internationally used and recognized software, WebEOC®. The company has worked with IRONMAN for many years and continues to show its support not only to the organization but also to the city of Augusta.
“Intermedix values quality, innovation and teamwork,” said Doug Shamon, president and CEO of Intermedix. “High-level sports competitions like IRONMAN involve athletes performing at extraordinary levels, both individually and in teams. Our involvement not only supports the athletes, but it also salutes those who promote public health while supporting our local community.”
Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta became an instant success when the race joined the IRONMAN 70.3 series in 2009 and over the years, it has developed into another source of pride for Augusta. Every year, the triathlon enjoys continued growth and support from the community.
“This marks the fifth year of IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta and we are excited to work with Intermedix as the title sponsor,” said Carola Ross, Chief Sales Officer, IRONMAN. “Each year this event proves to be one our most popular IRONMAN 70.3 races and we look forward to another great event.”
Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta offers participants the unique opportunity to race in two states, as a portion of the event takes athletes into South Carolina. To begin, athletes will swim a 1.2-mile point-to-point course in the Savannah River. Participants will then embark on a single-loop 56-mile bike course through the beautiful countryside of Georgia and South Carolina. Athletes will end the day with a two-loop course consisting of 13.1-miles, through the downtown community of Augusta, finishing on Broad Street, adjacent to Augusta Commons. Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta offers a $15,000 professional prize purse and 40 slots to the 2014 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec.
The race is already sold out and kicks off at the Augusta Riverwalk Marina at 7:30 a.m. For more information on the Intermedix IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta triathlon, please visit http://www.ironmanaugusta.com .
Intermedix delivers technology-enabled professional services to healthcare providers, government agencies and corporations. The company supports approximately 15,000 healthcare providers with practice and revenue cycle management services and connects more than 95 percent of the U.S. population with crisis management and emergency preparedness and response technologies. To learn more visit http://www.intermedix.com.
The iconic IRONMAN® Series of events is the largest participation sports platform in the world. Since the inception of the IRONMAN® brand in 1978, athletes have proven that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE® by crossing finish lines at the world’s most challenging endurance races. Recognized for excellence through distinguished events, world-class athletes and quality products, World Triathlon Corporation (d/b/a IRONMAN), owner and operator of the IRONMAN® Series, has grown from owner of a single race to a global sensation with more than 190 events across five unique brands: IRONMAN®, IRONMAN 70.3®, 5150™ Triathlon Series, Iron Girl® and IronKids®. For more information, visit http://www.ironman.com.