LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The 2015 Louisville Ironman Triathlon will take place later in the year to benefit athletes.
Monday it was announced the Ironman will take place October 11, 2015 instead of being held in August.
Officials say the later date will allow athletes to take advantage of more comfortable air and water temperatures and improve race conditions.
In 2013, 226 racers never crossed the finish line.
The 2014 Ironman will take place on Aug. 24. To learn more about the event or to register, click here.