Fuller Ford Parts Manager, John Book will once again be competing in The Ford Ironman Louisville this August. The Ford Ironman Triathlon is a series of seven full Ironman races in the U.S., and the Ford Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Each full Ironman race consists of a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run competition.
A long time runner swimmer, and triathlete, John has competed in six marathons and over twenty triathlons. In August of 2009 he completed the Louisville Ironman with a time of 12 hours 22 minutes. John currently trains 10-19 hours per week with hopes of breaking 11 hours in this summer’s race, with an eventual goal of competing in the Kona Hi World Championships.
Fuller Ford is proud of John and wishes him continued success as he trains for the big day.
For more information on The Ford Louisville Ironman go to http://www.ironmanlouisville.com