Who Wins The Ironman? Best Swimmer, Cyclist, or Runner. A Project Demonstration by Dr. Moffit. Introduction. Ironman Triathlon – 3 Events Which Portion Determines Success At the Professional Level for Men? Do Younger Competitors Have an Advantage? Importance: Focus for Training. Methods.
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A Project Demonstration
TABLE 1. Age and performance characteristics.
X SD Md Mo Range
Age (yrs.) 30.8 3.14 31 31 23-39
Swim (sec) 3265 121 3204 3337 3122-3500
Bike (sec) 17347 442 17235 n/a 16492-18499
Run (sec) 11203 769 11060 11060 10222-14302
FIGURE 1. Mean Ironman triathlon segment times.
FIGURE 2. Percentage of finish time by event.
TABLE 2. Correlations between events and overall
place during Ironman competition.
r r2 .
Swim Time vs. Place .57 .32
Bike Time vs. Place .70 .49
Run Time vs. Place .28 .078
Age vs. Place -.13 .017
FIGURE 3. The association between bike time and overall place.