Germany's Patrick Lange says that during one brief moment on the bike he considered dropping out because he was struggling.

Germany’s Patrick Lange says that during one brief moment on the bike he considered dropping out because he was struggling. Thankfully he stuck it out, coming off of the bike in 11th and running his way to the front of the race to earn his first Ironman world title and establish a new course record of 8:01:40.

Read the men’s race recap here