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Strong German triathlon battle as Jan Frodeno wins Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii

It was a battle of the strongest Iron among the Ironman triathletes at the IRONMAN World Championships in Kona, Hawaii with a suite of strong Germans paving the way to the podium. Germany’s Jan Frodeno won the Ironman World Champion title…

Exclusive Interview: Triathlon dream comes true for Barry Lee at Ironman Kona, Hawaii

It takes a village to raise a child, and more so, for a community to send a Triathlete to the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. The world renowned Ironman Kona is deemed to be the world’s toughest Ironman race, with our…

[Video] Professional Triathletes striking it hot for Ironman World Championships

The excitement is mounting, the weather is providing an added challenge to the 3 sports which triathletes already face. Here’s the word on the grounds of Kona in Hawaii in anticipation of the Ironman World Championships this weekend. Here’s some…

[Video] Cow attacks participant on Spartan Race in Hawaii

Spartan racers should always be vigilant on the race course as it can carry additional obstacles like a Bull Run, as Matthew Kievlan found out the hard way. On an unassuming Kualoa Ranceh in Oahu, Hawaii, Kievlan was passing a group of cows…

Kameichi Yawata keeps breaking records in CrossFit at 101 years

If you’re still thinking that you’re too old to take up Cross Fit, centurion Kameichi Yawata will inspire you to take that first step. Yawata first took up Cross Fit when he was 99 years old and trains each week…

How to follow the Ironman Kona coverage

If you’ve never followed the IRONMAN World Championship before, you’re in for a treat. Follow the exclusive live coverage on Ironman.com on Saturday, October 10th. The live show will be hosted by IRONMAN world champion Greg Welch, pro triathletes Michael Lovato and…

Ironman World Championship presented by GoPro unites Elite athletes worldwide

What does a 39-year-old U.S. Congresswoman from Arizona, a 44-year-old firefighter from Spain, a 23-year-old dentist from Brazil and an 82-year-old broadcasting worker from Japan have in common? They will be joining more than 2,300 athletes in Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i on…