After completing 500 marathons in 500 days, spanish triathlete finishes 100 ironmans in a year

Spanish triathlete Ricardo Abad was already on the Guinness world record book by completing 500 marathons in 500 days, as this wasn’t enough, in 2015 Ricardo completed 100 ironmans (3.8km swim, 180km cycling, 42km run)


The total mileage was 22.600km (380km swimming, 18.000km cycling and 4.220km running) and on his last event, he finished in 11h20! His average finishing time was 12h30min and the total moving time 1247h30min.


During this challenge, the athlete didn’t fully stop his professional commitments, he says at certain week he had to work everyday and only managed a combined 24 hours of sleep during that time.

Follow us
Share this article



See also:  Ironman expands in South America with addition of Ironman Mar Del Plata in Argentina