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Ironman World Championship

October 12, 2013 · Kona, HI

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

The inaugural Hawaiian IRON MAN Triathlon was conceptualized in 1977 as a way to challenge athletes who had seen success at a local biathlon. San Diego-based John Collins proposed combining the three toughest endurance races in Hawai’i ‚Äì the 2.4-mile Waikiki Roughwater Swim, 112 miles of the Around-O’ahu Bike Race and the 26.2-mile Honolulu Marathon ‚Äì into one event.

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