The newest Ironman is Milind Soman. 50 year old Actor & Fitness Freak Milind Soman today completed the worlds toughest triathlon – IRONMAN! & proved to the world that to be fit age is never an hurdle. It is the strong determination of a person who if determined and prepared, can conquer the world. So did Milind. He posted a pic on his Facebook Account :
Milind for over a few months was preparing for the toughest triathlon in world. He had been into continuous & rigorous training which included swimming, running and cycling with just one objective to complete the Triathlon – IRONMAN. He has been sharing pictures of his training on his Facebook Account quite frequently.
For those of you who don’t know what is it all about let me take you through. IRONMAN Triathlon is a race which comprises of Swimming, Bicycling & Running which had to be completed in 17hours.
The participant has to swim for 3.8 Kilometers, Bicycle for 180.2 kilometers & finally run about 42 kilometers & all that in 17 Hours.
Milind participated and with his strong determination he completed the entire race in 15 Hours and 19 Minutes. Along with Milind there were 11 other Indians who competed in this race.
Cheers Milind Soman !! You made all of us Proud!!
Cover Pic Courtesy: Milind Soman