Whit Raymond’s first introduction to the arena of sports announcing was at the Granddaddy of them all, the Ironman World Championship on the Big Island of Hawaii in 1993. Touted as the best ‘Show in Endurance Sports’ from the race directors he works with and professional athletes around the world, from race day dawn to dusk he is non-stop and all action; keeping crowds informed and hyped up on all the action. Whit’s passion for multi-sport, combined with an infectious energy, and in depth knowledge of the events he works culminate to create incredible excitement at numerous finish lines around the world!
SCHEDULE FOR 2018
January 13 & 14 - Chevron Houston Marathon and Armco Houston Half Marathon
February 10 & 11 - Cabo San Lucas Half Marathon
March 17 & 18 - Ironman 70.3 Taiwan
March 24 & 25 - Ironman 70.3 Davao, Philippines
April 14th - IPA 10K and Beer Mile, Sebastopol, CA.
April 28 & 29 - Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon
May 4-6 - Wildflower Experience
May 12 &13 - Ironman 70.3 Vietnam, DaNang, Vietnam
May 20 - GFNY World Championship
June 3 - Ironman Philippines, Subic Bay, Philippines
June 9 & 10 - Laguna Phuket International Marathon - Phuket, Thailand
June 16 &17 - Ironman 70.3 Japan, Tokoname, Japan
July 7 & 8 - June Lake Triathlon, June Lake, CA.
July 15 - Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon
August 4 & 5 - Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championship - Cebu, Philippines
August 11 & 12 - Woodinville Wine Country Half Marathon - Woodinville, WA.
September 1 & 2 - Oregon Wine Country Half Marathon - Willamette Valley, OR.
September 8 & 9 - Ironman Korea - Gurye, South Korea
October 1 - Ironman Taiwan - Penghu, Taiwan
October 7 - Bank of America Chicago Marathon
October 20/21 - Runners World Half and FEST
October 28 - XTERRA World Championship - Kapalua, Maui
November 18 - Laguna Phuket Triathlon, Phuket, Thailand
November 18 - Laguna Phuket Triathlon - Phuket, Thailand
November 25 - Ironman 70.3 Thailand - Phuket, Thailand
December 2 - Techcombank Ho Chi Minh City Marathon - Vietnam
December 9- Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon - Singapore