Iconic businessman and triathlete Garth Barfoot can add another accomplishment to his storied career.

Barfoot managed to inadvertently catch a fish during the swim leg at the recent ITU Multisport World Championships Festival in Denmark.

The moment was captured and shared on the Triathlon NZ Facebook page.

Another first to add to Garth Barfoot's extensive collection. Catching a fish on the swim leg at the recent ITU Multisport World Championships Festival.

Posted by Triathlon New Zealand on Thursday, 19 July 2018

Known for his achievements in the property world, Barfoot is now a keen triathlete.

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The 82-year-old developed a passion for multi-sport late in his life, only picking it up in his late 50s. He has since competed in 250 triathlons and 25 ironmans.