A triathlete by profession, Tim Don has participated in various national and international events. He has been participating in the Olympics since 2000. Tim is best known for setting the Ironman World Record with 7:40:23 at Ironman South American Championship in Florianopolis, Brazil on 28 May 2017.
But that same year, Tim Don was also involved in a terrible accident in Hawaii while training where he was hit by a truck. He suffered from Hangman’s fracture to his neck and could not participate in the upcoming event. The next few months were spent overcoming agonizing pain to achieve his goal – defending his Ironman title.
Check out the video to know about his story of grit, might and fight!