So I get an email titled "$199 Early Registration for 2012 Ironman 70.3 Kansas and 2012 Ironman 70.3 Mooseman".
Sweet! Two HIM's for $200!! Not really. For the low price of only $199 you can enter IM KS 70.3 (Regular $225) or IM MM 70.3 (Regular $260).
For you New Hampshire people, saving $60 is a decent deal if you know you are going to commit to the race a year out. For us Kansans, is saving $25 really worth the uncertainty if you will be able to do the race ina year? It's not like it has ever sold out in Kansas.
Race entries per the last 4 years for IM KS 70.3
2011 : 1476
2010 : 2019
2009 : 1924
2008 : 1204
As you can see it's gained popularity, but last year was a STEEP decline in registration. If they want to get back to 2009-2010 numbers, dangling $25 isn't going to get it done, I think.
Give me $75 or $100 and then you have me seriously thinking about next year.
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