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Ironman announces Military Division qualifying process for 2015 Ironman Worlds

TAMPA, Fla. – IRONMAN is pleased to announce the introduction of a qualifying process  for Military athletes from around the world who wish to compete in the IRONMAN® World Championship which takes place in Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i each year. Active duty…

12 Days of Marathons

The enthusiast runner’s epic holiday, wouldn’t be the 12 days of Christmas, but this – the 12 days of marathons. It is time to start planning your trip, starting in Marrakech in January, then off to Tokyo, and ending your…

Tough stray dog treks and swims miles in Amazon Race

In the unlikeliest place in the middle of the Amazon, a stray dog proves to be man’s best friend indeed. A Swedish team of extreme athletes, Team Peak Performance was in the midst of participating in a grueling race when…

Viper Challenge 2014 – 20 reasons why you should do obstacle challenges

Forget Fear, Worry About Addiction. Viper Challenge is an obstacle-based challenge, the 1st of its kind in South-East Asia! In this second edition of the Viper Challenge, 20,000 participants were put to the test in 20 man-made obstacles over the…

Sanders and Van Vlerken battle windy conditions to claim 2014 Ironman Florida

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 1, 2014) – Lionel Sanders (CAN) and Yvonne Van Vlerken (NLD) took home wins at IRONMAN Florida after battling through heavy winds that forced the cancellation of the swim portion of the race. Sanders finished…

Minor rule changes in Ironman triathlon races from 2017

Triathletes bound for Ironman triathlon events should be aware that there have been some minor changes to the competition rules for the 2017 season. In a nutshell, disc brakes are allowed, no more bare-chested running nor listening to music. Here…