2018 Ironman World Championship In Numbers | Everything You Need To Know About Kona

Published on October 8th 2018


The Ironman World Championships is the highlight of the triathlon calendar for most fans and athletes alike! So, here is everything you need to know about Kona in numbers. Subscribe to GTN: http://gtn.io/SubscribetoGTN Check out the GTN Shop: http://gtn.io/ez We’re out in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, ahead of the Ironman World Championships. This year is it’s 40th anniversary since 15 people set out to complete the impossible - swimming, cycling and running 140.6 miles in 1978. Four decades later, and it has become a huge spectacle for triathletes, with thousands striving to race on the big island. It has an incredible history and some awesome statistics. So it’s about time we did a Kona In Numbers! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: https://upload.globaltrinetwork.com/ If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - http://gtn.io/ey Watch more on GTN... 📹 Ironman Triathlon World Championships Vlog | GTN Races Kona - http://gtn.io/KonaVlog 📹 Ironman Triathlon World Championships Course Preview | How Tough Is Kona? - http://gtn.io/KonaCoursePreview17 Music: Epidemic Sound Caught Up - Da Tooby Pawn Shop - Andreas Jamsheree Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images