Matt Hanson: Professional Triathlete & Ironman Champ
Location: Castle Rock, Colorado
As an athlete, Matt comes from a wrestling background, but running has always a been a passion of his. In 2014, his first year as a pro, Matt set 3 run course records and won Ironman Chattanooga. He has since tallied 10 professional wins, including 3 North American Championship titles. He also owns the fastest ever marathon off the bike with a 2:34 in an Ironman Branded event.
Matt’s educational background and training record make coaching a natural fit for him. Coaching since 2013, he has helped triathletes reach their goals at all distances. He has also coached runners, swimmers, and cyclists to bring out their single sport potential.
- 5x Ironman Champion
- 5x Ironman 70.3 Champion
- 3x North American Ironman Championships Winner
- 2nd at 2020 PTO Championships
- Fastest Marathon in an Ironman Branded event
3 words to describe Matt: Driven, Loyal, Honest
Favorite food: Tacos
Fun Fact about Matt: He didn't start swimming until he was 25 years old.