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Jan Frodeno: The Ironman.

Born in Cologne, Germany, Jan Frodeno has prolonged been regarded as one of a really best triathletes in a world. Initially he competed during a shorter Olympic stretch though 3 years ago also started to take on a longer IRONMAN distance. His career has grown over a years: In 2004 he was vice-European champion in a U23 difficulty as a newcomer. Before prolonged he had already won Olympic bullion during a 2008 Games in Beijing. With his goals achieved over a shorter Olympic distance, Frodeno dared to make a jump to a longer stretch continuation triathlons in 2014. Success was not distant off. In 2015 he became IRONMAN European Champion in Frankfurt and won a IRONMAN World Championship pretension in Hawaii. He is a initial triathlete in a universe to win both a bullion award in a Olympic triathlon and a IRONMAN World Championship title.

His passion for a competition emerged in Cape Town/South Africa where he emigrated with his relatives during a age of nine. There he spent his convenience time surfing, swimming, cycling and running. At 19 he finished his initial triathlon and returned to Germany a few years after as a professional. For a Mercedes-Benz envoy and 2015 German Sportsman of a Year, it is essential to be physically and, above all, mentally fit. That is a usually approach he can control, and eventually successfully overcome, a standard symptoms of competing that tire any triathlete.