We had two local athletes qualify for Kona in the last month. We may do well to try and “adopt” them under the “granny rule” that is common in international football especially as they are both fast. You can never have too many fast athletes representing at Kona. One of them took a slot at Ironman Wales, the other at Ironman Italy. Click on through for details Read More
In 2017 we had a record amount of athletes race the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. Before the start of November and only two months into the current qualification period we already have 3 athletes qualified for the October 2018 race.
Click on through to see who has ticked the Kona box so far…
We not only had a Kona qualifier at Ironman Vichy but we had an athlete take 10th overall. Click on through to check out who it was… Read More
We not only had an Irish Kona qualifier at Ironman Maryland but he won his age group in the process, click on through to for details… Read More
The Irish have opened their Kona account at Ironman Chattanooga in September. Click on through to see who’s gotten themselves a ticket to the big island in October 2018… Read More
We had a record number of not only qualifiers but starters at the Ironman World Championships in Kona this year. Click on through to see who was the fastest of the Irish finishers and where everyone placed. Read More
Adrian garvey from Forkhill qualified on for the 2017 Ironman World Championships last Sunday at the first running of Ironman Santa Rosa. The list is growing rapidly as we near the end of the 2017 qualifying races.
Click on through for details of how his race went. Read More
A little late this month with the Irish in Kona post so apologies to Kevin Gilleece who took a slot earlier this month at the very competitive Ironman Austria. Click on through for full details… Read More
We had two more Irish athletes qualified for the 2017 Ironman world championships in Kona, Hawaii at Ironman Arizona recently.
Click on through to see who they are..
Updated 7th August 2017
I’ve updated the list to include athletes who qualified at Ironman Maastricht in August, IMUK, Austria and Santa Rosa in July. With only a month to go time is running out for anyone who’s looking to take a Kona slot. Click on through to check out the latest Irish additions to the Kona start list.