This week sees the start of the 2013 Ironman series in New Zealand, so I look at some of the past performances for indications of Kona qualifying times.
Another look at average Ironman times by nation and a revisit of the European and North American comparison
A quick examination of the results from the 2013 Challenge Wanaka race in New Zealand.
A look at how the typical Ironman triathlete raced during the 2012 Ironman series.
For triathlete geeks: a walk through the process of building an Ironman ranking table.
A ranking of 2012 Ironman races by relative speed based on the results of athlete across multiple events.
For those who qualify, how does racing in Kona compare with racing elsewhere – a look at the differences in performances for 2012 Kona qualifiers.
Another way to compare age group results of 2012: adjusting times using data from Thorsten’s Triathlon ratings to get closer to ranking actual performance.
The top 100 Ironman performances by Age Group athletes in 2012 with full details of their splits.
Complete lists of the top 10 age group Ironman performances of 2012 by age group and pros.