Picture credit score: Particular Olympics

I revealed a post final week about Chris Nikic, a Particular Olympian making an attempt to be the primary particular person with Down Syndrome to finish an Ironman competitors. A number of readers requested me to publish the outcomes. I’m completely happy to try this right here.

To be able to win the coveted title, Chris must swim 2.4 miles, bike 112 miles, and run 22.6 miles in underneath 17 hours.

 

He did it!

Chris is formally an Ironman.

I give him different titles too. I name him Lionheart, Brave, Devoted, Tenacious.

I name him Inspiration, Position Mannequin, Famous person.

I name him Hero.

Congratulations to Chris. I hope he takes it straightforward at present. I can’t wait to see what his subsequent journey can be.