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Famous Male Triathletes

Updated June 14, 2019 32.8k views79 items

List of famous male triathletes, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male triathletes list contains the most prominent and top males known for being triathletes. There are thousand of males working as triathletes in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic triathletes have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a triathlete then the people below should give you inspiration.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, like Maik Petzold and Mario Mola.

While this isn't a list of all male triathletes, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male triathletes?" and "Who are the best male triathletes?"
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    Richard Varga

    Richard Varga is a Slovakian triathlete....  more
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      Ryan Sissons

      Ryan Sissons is a triathlete from New Zealand....  more
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        Stuart Hayes

        Stuart Hayes is an English triathlete. Hayes began his sports career as a swimmer at Hounslow Swimming Club but converted to triathlon at the age of 15; Hayes said he became "fed up of swimming up and down all day counting tiles". He is coached by his fiancée Michelle Dillon. Hayes missed out on selection for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, but finished the year ranked 3rd in the world. He failed to qualify for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, after suffering two punctures during the qualification event. In 2010 he won his first ITU Triathlon World Cup event in Kitzbühel, Austria; Hayes was part of a group of five riders who broke away on the cycling leg of the event...  more
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          Dave Scott

          Dave Scott (born January 4, 1954) is a U.S. triathlete and the first six-time Ironman Triathlon Hawaii Champion (1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, and 1987). A progenitor of the sport, in 1993, Scott was the first person ever inducted in the Ironman Hall of Fame. He is known by the nickname "The Man" for his intense training regimens and his unrelenting race performances that created a record number of wins. In 1994, at age 40, he won second place at the Hawaii Ironman World Championship, very nearly winning for a record-breaking seventh time. In 1996 at age 42, he returned again to place 5th, running the marathon in 2:45....  more