The World Championship IRONMAN Hawaii It is one of the most prestigious events in the world of triathlon. In this 2023 edition, only women will compete in the event, since the men already competed in the World Cup in Nice.
In this article we focus on the women who have conquered the podium and how their performance compares to their performance in the previous world championships until 2000.
To date, there have been 20 different winners in the female category.
Paula Newby-Fraser, the “Queen of Kona”, leads the list with 8 victories. They follow him Natascha Badmann with 6 and Daniela Ryf with 5.
The United States has dominated this event with 16 titles, while Switzerland follows with 11. Since 2000, Switzerland has been especially prominent thanks to the victories of Natascha Badmann y Daniela Ryf.
It is interesting to note that four women have managed to be on the three podium positions in different editions: Paula Newby-Fraser, Karen smyers, Lori Bowden y Mirinda Carfrae.
List of IRONMAN Hawaii winners from 2000 to 2022
|Year||1st place||2nd place||3st place|
|2022 (Oct)||Chelsea Sodaro||Lucy Charles-Barclay||Anne Haug|
|2022 (May)||Daniela Ryf||Katrina matthews||Anne Haug|
|2019||Anne Haug||Lucy Charles-Barclay||Sarah Crowley|
|2018||Daniela Ryf||Lucy Charles||Anne Haug|
|2017||Daniela Ryf||Lucy Charles||Sarah Crowley|
|2016||Daniela Ryf||Mirinda Carfrae||Heather Jackson|
|2015||Daniela Ryf||Rachel Joyce||Liz Blatchford|
|2014||Mirinda Carfrae||Daniela Ryf||Rachel Joyce|
|2013||Mirinda Carfrae||Rachel Joyce||Liz Blatchford|
|2012||Leanda Cave||Caroline Steffen||Mirinda Carfrae|
|2011||Chrissie Wellington||Mirinda Carfrae||Leanda Cave|
|2010||Mirinda Carfrae||Caroline Steffen||Julie Dibens|
|2009||Chrissie Wellington||Mirinda Carfrae||Virginia Berasategui|
|2008||Chrissie Wellington||Yvonne van Vlerken||Sandra Wallenhorst|
|2007||Chrissie Wellington||Samantha McGlone||Kate Major|
|2006||Michellie Jones||Desiree Ficker||Lisa Bentley|
|2005||Natascha Badmann||Michellie Jones||Kate Major|
|2004||Natascha Badmann||Heather fuhr||Kate Major|
|2003||Lori Bowden||Natascha Badmann||Nina kraft|
|2002||Natascha Badmann||Nina kraft||Lori Bowden|
|2001||Natascha Badmann||Lori Bowden||Nina kraft|
|2000||Natascha Badmann||Lori Bowden||Fernanda Keller|