This young Hungarian triathlete started triathlon at age 19, and completed his first full distance race in 2007. A swimmer first and foremost, Balazs Csoke, 28, says he spent most of his childhood at the local swimming pool with his parents, and became a competitive swimmer by the age of ten. His teen years were totally dedicated to swimming, training 12 times a week and racing all around Hungry and abroad. At age 16, Csoke saw a film about a triathlon race, and realized he wanted to give the sport a go. Csoke now competes in Ironman races. We’ll soon bring you the latest updates on his Ironman journey.