It is the triathlon event of the year in Austria: On Sunday starts for already the 17th time the Ironman Austria in Klagenfurt and around. 3.000 athletes from 61 nations will take the 3.8 km swimming, 180 km cycling and 42.195 km running in attack. Triathlon professional Michael Weiss wants his first home win in Carinthia." I was already second and third! In addition, it is time that finally an Austrian wins."
The Ironman Austria is the first long distance this year for Michael Weiss - and not a race like any other." I have experienced a lot in Carinthia in recent years, was twice on the podium," said the Austrian, who broke the eight- hour mark at Wörthersee for the first time - that was 2011.
Congratulations to sensational second place for Michael Weiss at the Ironman Austria 2015.