IRON­MAN RACE DAY ESSEN­TIALS

West Hawaii Today - - Sports -

THE DIS­TANCE Swim: 2.4 miles Bike: 112 miles Run: 26.2 miles

THE FIELD

More than 2,400 ath­letes from 66 coun­tries, re­gions and ter­ri­to­ries. There will be 29 Big Is­land ath­letes in the race.

DE­FEND­ING CHAMPIONS

• Male Jan Fro­deno (Ger­many) • Fe­male Daniela Ryf (Switzer­land)

START AND IM­POR­TANT TIMES

Saturday at Kailua Bay • 6:35 a.m. Male pro­fes­sion­als

• 6:40 a.m. Fe­male pro­fes­sion­als • 7:05 a.m. Age group male • 7:20 a.m. Age group fe­male De­fend­ing male cham­pion Jan Fro­deno, of Ger­many Com­peti­tors have 17 hours to fin­ish the race, and cut-off times are ap­plied to each seg­ment.

The ex­pected fin­ish­ing time for first pros at the Alii Drive fin­ish line is 2:30 p.m.

PRO PRIZE PURSE

A to­tal of $650,000 will be dis­trib­uted to male and fe­male pros.

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