One of the fastest female triathletes and Gatorade Endurance roster athlete, Beth Gerdes, is featured in Gatorade's Win from Within digital video series that brings to life the inspiring stories of athletes who push the limits of their sport. Just a few short months after having her daughter, Wynne, Beth sought out to qualify for the IRONMAN® World Championship, placing top five in each of the four IRONMAN® races she competed in to get there, including a first place finish at IRONMAN® Switzerland this past July. After a year of balancing training with being a new mom, she went on to place 15th in Kona in 2015.
Less than four months after becoming a mom, Professional Triathlete Beth Gerdes set out to qualify for the 2015 IRONMAN World Championship. With her daughter as inspiration and her fiancé by her side, she pushed her body to new limits.
The above video is also available on Gatorade's YouTube page: Beth Gerdes, The Distance | Gatorade – Win From Within