Ironman Triathlon World Championships Course Preview | How Tough Is Kona?





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Published on Oct 13, 2017

The iconic Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kona is known for its particularly tough course and brutal conditions! Check out GTN's full course preview ahead of race day.

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The Ironman World Championships are held in Kona, Hawaii, every year. This stunning race location is known for it's hot conditions, high humidity and brutal cross winds.

An Ironman triathlon race distance is as follows:
- 2.4 mile swim
- 112 mile bike
- 26.2 mile run

In Heather's course preview she checks out the key parts of the course including The Energy Lab, the Queen K and Ali'i drive!

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