IRONMAN RACE DAY ESSENTIALS
THE DISTANCE Swim: 2.4 miles Bike: 112 miles Run: 26.2 miles
More than 2,400 athletes from 66 countries, regions and territories. There will be 29 Big Island athletes in the race.
• 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.