35-year old American triathlete Matt Chrabot has earned 45+ career podium finishes in ITU, Ironman, 70.3 and non-drafting Olympic distance triathlon. Since shifting from ITU/Olympic distance to Ironman, Matt has appeared on the podium in 20+ Ironman & 70.3 races. 2017 was a breakout year which reflected 5 podiums & wins for Matt, including his first full-distance Ironman victory in Argentina. Matt finished the 2017 season ranked #5 in the Ironman 70.3 points ranking and #12 in Ironman Kona points ranking. Matt is 1 of only 2 Americans to have won an ITU World Cup, an Ironman 70.3 and a full Ironman race during his career. Matt is focused on a Top 5 performance at the 2018 IRONMAN World Championships in Kona.
Growing up as a swimmer and lifeguard in Virginia Beach, Matt eventually picked up cycling, igniting the start of a professional triathlon career in 2006. Matt earned a finance degree from George Mason and helped Team USA qualify a Men’s Triathlon Team spot for the London 2012 Olympics. Matt lives is Boulder with his wife and he is a regular on the trails running with his rescue dogs.
MATT CHRABOT by The Numbers
* 10 podium appearances from 2016 – 2017
* 5 podiums in 2017
* 5th Pro Men 70.3 Rankings
* 12th Pro Men IRONMAN Rankings
* 2 rescue dogs
* 1st place Ironman Argentina (2017)