Staffordshire IRONMAN70.3 and the council are encouraging people to show their support to athletes and local businesses this weekend.
Around 3,000 athletes will be taking part in the triathlon event on Sunday June 12. They will undertake a 1.2-mile reservoir swim at Chasewater Country Park, a meandering 56-mile bike course through the heart of the Staffordshire countryside and Cannock Chase, and a 13.1-mile run around Stafford Town Centre
Read a full list of road closures here: Stafford Ironman Road Closures 2022 – Stafford FM
County council leader Alan White – who will be once again participating – said the event will showcase Staffordshire and demonstrate its community spirit, following the Platinum Jubilee celebrations and ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
There will be a free park and ride service for spectators from the New Beacon Sports and Fitness Club on the A518