Newry Man Competes in Ironman Lanzarote

David pushed his body to its limits - Ironman Lanzarote began with a 2.5 mile swim in the sea on the east side of the island of Lanzarote - Puerto del Carmen.   He then cycled an incredible 112 miles taking in the climbs of Mirador de Haria and Midrador del Rio  at some points enduring climbs of 2,500 metres.  David then completed a 26.2 mile marathon. 

The triathlon began at 7 am and David victoriously crossed the finish line some 13hours and 45 mins later!

If you are interested in watching the race please click the link

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PEn7GOLhaPY

David is the one in the middle wearing the orange swim cap.

Sincere congratulations to David who not only completed this incredible triathlon event but also raised a staggering £1350.00 for TinyLife.