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The Ironman World Championships In Kona | 10 Things You Need To Know

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Published on Oct 14, 2017

The Ironman World Championships in Kona is one of the most iconic races on the triathlon race calendar, but how much do you really know about the race?

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How much do you really know about the history and the details of the Ironman World Championships in Kona? Mark and Heather have a FACT OFF and each bring you their top 5 Kona facts!

Did you know that Craig Alexander was 38 when he set the Kona course record of 8h3m56s?

Did you also know that Ironman was started in Waikiki by naval officer
John Collins and his wife Judy?

Check out the full video for the rest of GTN's top Kona facts!

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Hawaiian Conquistador 1 - Martin Gauffin

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