2014 Ironman 70.3 World Championship Race Report

Originally posted on Racing and Traveling over 50.:
The short version: Awesome venue, great event, 2500 athletes from 87 countries and they all looked fast! The long version: Living in Ottawa and being involved with Ironman races both as a volunteer and a competitor Tremblant is starting to feel like home. I went up on Thursday,…

2009 Ford Ironman World Championships Race Report

Originally posted on Racing and Traveling over 50.:
Every year 1800 or so athletes arrive in Kona for the World Ironman Championships. Almost 24 hours after leaving home Harold, JR, Michele and myself arrived among them. The only thing that was missing was my bike. We knew where it was because we saw it sitting on…