Home Vision World Aloha Vision, road to Kona - Andy Potts Aloha Vision, road to Kona - Michelle Vesterby Aloha Vision, road to Kona - Giulio Molinari 18 Sep 2018 Aloha Vision, road to Kona - Andy Potts As legend has it, Andy represented the US at the 2004 Olympics, less than a year and a half after starting in the sport.After a long and successful career as a swimmer, Andy has been one of the world’s most versatile triathletes on the planet who prides himself on hard work, dedication, and giving as much back to the sport, his sponsors and community as humanly possible.Andy's presentation:Participations at KONA IM: Andy has qualified 11 times but this will be his 10th race (He had to pull out one year because of a stress fracture)Best result in KONA IM: 4th in 2014 and 2015Pro Debut year: turned professional in 2003, first race in Kona was 2008 (finished 7th)Pro Wins: 55+IM personal best: 7.55 (former Ironman American Record holder)Bike: CeepoMotto/Inspiration Slogan: “What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?” – EmmersonHometown: Colorado Springs, COHow you started in triathlon?"I grew up as a swimmer.I swam for 18 years (started at the age of 5).I had the honor and privilege to represent the University of Michigan and the USA in major international competitions.After my swimming career ended, I was lost in life; bounced around different places, had multiple jobs and no real direction.When triathlon made its Olympic debut in 2000 I knew I found my next passion.It took me a while to act on it but I was all-in once I did.I did my first triathlon in 2002, turned professional in 2003, and have enjoyed the pursuit of my potential for 16 years."Discover Vision triathlon products provided for Andy:https://www.visiontechusa.com/en/vision-teams/andrew-potts Related News 16 Mar 2021 WELCOME (BACK) Simone! We are proud to welcome (back) in Vision family the UK professional 9 Mar 2021 METRON TFW TUBELESS READY WHEEL MADE HISTORY AT PARIS-N... Vision made history again! 4 Mar 2021 CLOSE TO WOMEN’S CYCLING - A PART OF OUR HERITAGE AND C... Many challenges are in place for the sport of cycling.