By the Numbers: Chrissie Wellington
When British triathlete Chrissie Wellington lines up at the Ironman World Championship, in Kona, Hawaii, October 9, she'll be going for a fourth-straight title.
Ironman triathlons Wellington entered (and won) before crushing her competition in the 2007 Ironman World Championship
number of the world’s top male and female athletes Wellington beat en route to her 2009 victory
years Paula Newby-Fraser’s course record (8:55:28) stood before Wellington broke it in 2009 with a time of 8:54:02
minutes it took the 2009 runner-up at Kona to finish after Wellington broke the tape
athletes who’ve won four consecutive Ironman World Championships