Ben Kanute is one of the most dynamic triathletes in the sport. Draft-legal or non-draft, racing distances from Super Sprint up to Ironman 70.3, Kanute is one of the preeminent athletes in the sport, and he always races to win.
Ben Kanute announced his arrival on the international stage at the 2015 ITU Grand Final in Chicago where lead a breakaway on the bike into T2, and in front of a home crowd he ran with his heart, holding onto the lead through the first lap of the run. Although the breakaway didn’t hold, Kanute showed that he’s not afraid to take a risk. At the 2017 Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Kanute again showcased his aggressive racing style, leading the swim and bike, ultimately claiming a Silver medal.
Ben Kanute is an ITU Mixed Relay World Champion (2016), Ironman 70.3 Champion (Texas 2018), and 2-time winner of the iconic Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon (2017, 2018).
We are excited to partner with Kanute as he strives for a 2020 Olympic berth, an Ironman 70.3 World Championship, among other titles at races around the world.