PART 2: Age group drafting in Kona
Age group drafting is always a topic of much debate. In Daniel Clarke's second video, he shares his own suggestion on how to minimize drafting.
— by Daniel Clarke
In part one, I discussed the drafting issue at the Ironman World Championship, and why I don’t think the four commonly proposed solutions would work.
Related: PART 1: Age group drafting in Kona
Four Common Suggestions
- Fewer athletes on the start line
- A two-day event and split the field
- Age group rolling start
- Age group wave start
For this video, I provide my solution. Some traditionalists might not like it, but I think it will help relieve the congestion coming out of T1 and help grow the sport around the world.
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