KONA – THE BIG ONE

IT’S HAILED AS THE MOST ICONIC ONE-DAY EN­DURANCE EVENT IN THE WORLD. SO WHAT’S IT LIKE TO RACE?

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THE RACE AT A GLANCE Or­gan­ised by: Iron­man

Starters: 2,306 Fin­ish­ers: 2,207

Weather: 87 de­grees Fahren­heit max with winds of 7mph and 82 per cent hu­mid­ity

Wa­ter con­di­tions: 81 de­grees Fahren­heit

Dis­tance: 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run

Good­ies: In­cludes back­pack filled with good­ies, race T-shirt, towel and medal

Dis­tin­guish­ing Features: The largest in­ter­na­tional ath­lete field in the race’s 38-year his­tory

WIN­NERS Jan Fro­deno 8:06:30 Daniela Ryf 8:46:46

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