2019 70.3 World Champion Gustav Iden: Lost Nutrition, Borrowed Wheels, Taiwan Hats
by Taren Gesell
With some of the top men’s triathletes on the planet assembled at the start line of the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in 2019, nobody expected 23 year old Norwegian athlete Gustav Iden to come out victorious — except Gustav himself, and his fellow Norwegian triathletes/training partners. But he did exactly that, surprising the field with a phenomenal first place finish. On today’s podcast, we find out about the famous hat he wore in the race, all of the mishaps he encountered leading up to it, and what’s next.
Gustav Iden’s Instagram