IMTalk Episode 636 - Thorsten Radd

News: Results from Ironman Chattanooga and Ironman Maryland; Terenzo and Kastiline are out of Kona; Coming up races; John’s ITU update.

This Weeks Discussion: It’s Kona picks time! This week we want to know your top 3 picks for both the males and females at the World Champs. We also want to know your dark horses to make the top 8. Comment here.


Interview: Thorsten Radd is back on the show to talk about Kona. Our stats man gives us his thoughts on what the stats say will happen in the race. You can get his Kona 2018 Rating Report by going to This is a great resource to use when you are watching the race.

Age Grouper of the Week: Richard Swan sent through Claus-Henning Schulke as this weeks age grouper.

Website of the Week: This week we have two websites: Luke Hardman sent through We also had

This Weeks Websites: No training marathon; Wetsuit Aquathon.