Updated: May 26
An Ironman Triathlon is one of a series of long-distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), consisting of a swim (1.9 kms), bicycle ride (90 kms) and a marathon run (21.1 kms), raced in that order. It is, undoubtedly, one of the most difficult one-day sporting events in the world. Recently 26 year old Shivangi Sarda from Jaipur completed the Ironman 70.3 in Shanghai in 6 hours and 53 minutes. In a tete-a-tete with All About Jaipur, Shivangi reveals what went into preparing for this herculean race, her lifestyle, inspiration as well as her future plans and much more.