The Ultraman World Championship wrapped up yesterday on the Big Island, Hawaii with Rob Gray and Steffi Steinberg winning in times of 22:19:48 and 26:02:27 respectively. The iconic event has athletes complete a 6.2 mile swim, 261.4 mile bike and 52.4 mile run across three days. Here is Bob Babbitt’s finish line video with overall winner Gray:
Here are some social media highlights from the event:
Photos from Day one:
Start of the bike leg on Day Two:
Run and finish line pics and videos from Day Three:
O’Keeffe takes fourth
Canadian Tony O’Keeffe took fourth overall in a time of 23:42:59. O’Keeffe, a retired Canadian Forces lieutenant-colonel, has been a fixture on the Ultraman scene for years now, but has yet to take the win. He holds the record for fastest man over 50 to complete the UM World Championship.