Triathlon Newswire (Page 7)

Triathlon Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Triathlon. (Page 7)

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  1. Currie keen to tackle XterraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... we had huge swells in this race and it was actually quite fun swimming in that environment. Probably in on-road triathlon the organisers would have cancelled the swim but Xterra is a bit more rugged,'' Currie said. The competitors must return to the ...

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  2. Marathon runners learn they didn't run a whole marathon - and it doesn't countRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | USA Today

    ... I did doesn't count for anything," said Kimberly Nickel, who also recently completed the IRONMAN Wisconsin triathlon this year. "You didn't complete a whole one. "You show people that medal - and they say, isn't that the one that's short? So like, ...

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  3. Runnin' with Rani: Ironman afterglow fuels inspiration for manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    While the "Road to Kona" may have come to a grand finale on Saturday for 2,400 athletes who crossed triathlon's prestigious finish line, for many, the day and even the weeks following the Ironman World Championships marks the beginning of a personal and inspirational journey of their own. Anyone who took a drive, stroll or run along the famed Alii Drive on Sunday, or a dip in the beautiful azure waters of Kailua Bay, probably noticed newcomers and old-timers to the sport - of all ages, sizes, and fitness levels - basking in the euphoric energy still lingering in the air.

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  4. Remembering the life of influential Colorado Springs runner Michael ShafaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... friend he paced at the Leadville Trail 100 ultramarathon, the friend who encouraged him to complete an Ironman Triathlon; Shafai finished several of those contests consisting of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a marathon. Running, Shafai ...

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  5. Cyclist Bridie O'Donnell takes new role to make things better for women in sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... only pathway to race professionally or in UCI-governed races. You can't be an independent person and enter like a triathlon or ironman." It was experiences like those that inspired O'Donnell - a medical doctor who has worked recently at the Epworth ...

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  6. Kiwis Inspire at Ironman World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Scoop

    The IRONMAN World Championships are over for another year, and dreams are realized, or in some cases left unfulfilled as Kona flexed her muscles and threw all she could at the 39 Kiwis on the start line last Sunday morning. For the many amazing stories of achievement, there will be some of disappointment or heartache, but that is what makes this event and the location so special, it is just so hard to conquer, with thousands of athletes all around the world trying to quality each year.

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  7. This Former Marine Went From Battling Addiction to Racing the Ironman World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Runner's World

    ... and completed treatment, and two years later, he had a new, healthier, fixation: Ironmans. (Want to sign up for a triathlon? Get the training plan that is right for you .) Ergo had a running background from his time in the Marines, but cycling and ...

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  8. Michael Shafai, influential Colorado Springs runner, dies at 47 | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Gazette

    ... friend he paced at the Leadville Trail 100 ultramarathon, the friend who encouraged him to complete an Ironman Triathlon; Shafai finished several of those contests consisting of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a marathon. Running, Shafai ...

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  9. New A 2.4m track facility will put Fife at the heart of Scottish cyclingRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | Fife Now

    ... to grow its cycling hub for both on and off road riders, attracting cyclists from across Scotland." CEO of Triathlon Scotland Jane Moncrieff added: "It is great that Fife Council value cycling as much as we do, and we are delighted that the local ...

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  10. Invasion of Ironman finally overRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    Local residents can finally come out from under coffee tables and behind couches where they've been hiding over the weekend. The Ironman triathlon, or what I like to call the invasion of the body thrashers, has left the building, the sidewalks and roadways it has inhabited for two weeks.

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  11. Bangkok Marathon will be one of world's best, Kobkarn vowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Nation

    Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul hopes to make the Amazing Thailand Marathon Bangkok one of the top 10 such events in the world within three years. Kobkarn's ministry has allied with the Ironman Kona World Championship in organising the event, tapping its experience with such major gatherings as the famous Boston Marathon in the US.

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  12. Rising Star: Lucy OmnetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Western Telegraph

    ... Pembrokeshire Harriers - and I became a member at the same time as Abbie Williams, who is now doing so well in triathlon. "At the same time as running middle distance I enjoyed cross country running and did well from the start in both County (held ...

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  13. Australia's iconic Snowy Mountains to host one of the nation's most...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | World News Report

    Australia's iconic Snowy Mountains announces an all new ultra trail running festival hosted in conjunction with the national TreX Cross Triathlon Series. SNOWY MOUNTAINS, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA, October 19, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- In2Adventure have announced the launch of what is arguably one of the nation's most exciting and challenging trail run events held in the rugged mountain terrain of Australia's iconic Snowy Mountains.

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  14. Steve Christilaw: Right words have power to unlock potential - Wed, 18 Oct 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... architects talk about it all. Last year it was the Iron Nun, Sister Madonna Buder. I once interviewed her after a triathlon in Coeur d'Alene, I had an interesting conversation with her at our table before and after her talk. She is a force of nature ...

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  15. Rare bike stolen after last weekend's Ironman triathlon in LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... and strictly compliant" program. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Scott McLallen's bike was stolen after the Ironman triathlon over the weekend in Louisville, and the Washington D.C. native is desperate to get it back because of its sentimental value. ...

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  16. Recreation news and notes from around the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    ... page, contact Sports Editor Paul Jenkins at [email protected] or 352-365-8204. The Great Floridian Triathlon will be held on Saturday at Clermont's Waterfront Park. The event starts at 7:30 a.m. with a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ...

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  17. Pro triathlete injured during Ironman released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    A professional triathlete has been released from the hospital after suffering serious injuries in a collision with a vehicle on the bike course Saturday morning during the 39th annual Ironman World Championship. On Tuesday, the Hawaii Police Department continued its investigation into how the crash, which happened around 11 a.m. Saturday.

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  18. TRIATHLON: Lucy Walmsley refuses to wilt in Hawaii's World IronmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    ... mum of two Lucy has netted two national titles in 2017. She first won the Over-45 section of the England National Triathlon Championship and then, on her debut in a full Ironman event, she was crowned British ladies' V45 champion in Bolton. Then in ...

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  19. Gordon Ramsay, 50, shocks fans with ripped physique - see photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Hellomagazine.com

    Gordon Ramsay has shown off his ripped physique and toned body in tight Lycra as he wished Iron Man participants good luck - see the chef's Instagram photo Gordon Ramsay caused a social media meltdown among his followers after posting a near-nude photo of himself on Instagram. The celebrity chef, who turns 51 next month, showed off his incredibly ripped physique as he stood on the beach in nothing but tight Lycra shorts and a pair of trainers.

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  20. Yes She Can delivers 2.5 tonnes of relief supplies to AnguillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... live healthier lives through three main pillars-self care, physical activity and healthy eating. We embarked on a Triathlon in 2015 and took on Dragonboat racing in 2016. We were used to trying new things, but neither the team members nor I had ever ...

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