Ironman African Champion
Ironman Lake Placid Champion
Ironman Santa Rosa Champion
'The PAIN you feel today will be the STRENGTH you feel tomorrow.' - Kyle
Kyle Buckingham, 3 time Ironman Champion.
Successful triathlete from South Africa specializing in the full Ironman distance triathlons.
Kyle started triathlon racing in 2009 at full distance Ironman. In 2014 he turned professional and has fast made a name for himself in the world of triathlon after winning Ironman Lake Placid 2014 in his first year as a pro and Ironmann Vineman in 2016. In 2017 Kyle came 4th at Ironman African Champs and just 2 months later podium-ed with a 2nd at Ironman South American Champs in Brasil.
2018 was Kyle's best year yet, winning Ironman African Championships.
Kyle held the course record at Ironman World Championships in Hawaii in 2013 as an age grouper.
8th at Ironman's world ranking (KPR) in 2017 and a 8-time Kona qualifier!
Name: Kyle Ross Buckingham
Hometown: Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Hobbies: Surfing, Golfing, guitar
Motto: The Pain you Feel Today, Is the Strength You feel Tomorrow!