Ironman vs ITU Triathlons | How Do The Athletes Compare?

Published on August 12th 2018


Ironman and Olympic distance triathlons have a few more differences than just the distances. From team participation to how the triathletes approach their tactics, nutrition, equipment and pacing, the two triathlon race disciplines require contrasting athlete strengths and skills. Subscribe to GTN: Check out the GTN Shop: Whilst Heather was at the European ITU championships in Glasgow, Fraser Cartmell gave his thoughts on the two race disciplines as a successful athlete in both. Don't forget to let us know which of the two races you think is the bigger achievement in the comments down below! If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - Watch more on GTN... 📹 T1 Transition Tips | Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images