Honors

6-time Kona Ironman World Champion, with the last in 1995 at age 37. Undefeated in 10 trips to the Nice International Championships. From 1988-1990 had a winning streak of 20 races. MarkAllen_6x_KonaIronmanWinner
Named The World’s Fittest Man by Outside magazine in 1996. MARKALLENCOVERHEALEDsm
Voted “The Greatest Endurance Athlete of All Time” in a worldwide poll conducted by ESPN in November 2012. He was one of sixteen athletes in different sporting categories  vying for “The Greatest Athlete of All Time” honors.Here is what Ironman had to report about it in “Mark Allen Moves on in Greatest Athlete of All Time Competition” by Kevin Mackinnon (11.6.2013)bracket_17
Fit Soul Fit Body, with co-author Brant Secunda, was the 2010 winner of a Nautilus Silver Award in the Health/Healing/Rejuvenation/Energy Medicine category. The Nautilus Book Awards recognizes books and audio books that promote spiritual growth, conscious living and positive social change. fit-soul-fit-body
The Art of Competition by Mark Allen with photographer Nick Borelli (Grip Press, 2014), was named the winner in the Sports category of the 11th annual USA Best Book Awards as well as a finalist for Best Cover Design: Non-Fiction. Entrants included more than 2000 titles released in 2012-2014 by mainstream and independent book publishers. 195_Best_Book_WINNER_SmallArt-Cover-Small 
Named Triathlete of the Year six times by Triathlete Magazine markallen-cover
Member of the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame. (press release)
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Member of the Inaugural ITU Hall of Fame. Inducted 2014. (see athlete profile)

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