Matt Trautman, aka The Captain, is a professional triathlete hailing from Stellenbosch, South Africa. Follow Matt’s progress here as he competes in Ironman and long distance triathlon events around the world.



Birthdate: February 20, 1985

Country of Origin: Stellenbosch, South Africa

Coach: Brett Sutton


Major Wins

2x Ironman 70.3 South Africa Champion and course record holder 2015/2016

Ironman 70.3 Durban Champion 2016

Ironman 70.3 Staffordshire Champion and course record holder 2016

Ironman 70.3 Incheon Champion 2015

Ironman Wales Champion 2014


Shoe Of Choice: 

ON Cloudflow

Bike Of Choice: 

Argon 18 E119 Tri+

Wetsuit Of Choice: 

Huub Archimedes II