Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 21:20 EDT

Latest Ironman World Championship Stories

2013-11-11 12:24:38

Annual Special (Airs 4:30-6 PM ET) Includes History-Making World Champion Finishes; Journeys of Gordon Ramsay, Hines Ward and Other Amazing Athletes TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual NBC broadcast special chronicling the iconic GoPro(®) IRONMAN(®) World Championship triathlon will premiere on Saturday, November 16 at 4:30 p.m. ET. For 35 years, the IRONMAN World Championship has showcased the power and competitiveness of the world's top endurance athletes as well as some...

2013-10-21 08:26:26

Noted neurosurgeon and head of GNC's Medical Advisory Board shows what training, nutrition and willpower can achieve PITTSBURGH, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC) today congratulated Dr. Joseph C. Maroon, Chairman of the GNC Medical Advisory Board, on successfully finishing his 5(th )Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. The noted neurosurgeon and nutrition expert, participating in the Ironman division for 70-to-74-year-old athletes, has clearly...

2013-10-12 23:03:18

The Scott Rigsby Foundation supports injured warriors as part of Operation IRONFREEDOM. Augusta, GA (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 Patricia Collins, a U.S. Army Colonel, became the new world-record holder for a female single amputee in an Ironman 70.3 distance triathlon. Collins completed the 2013 Intermedix Ironman 70.3 in Augusta, Ga., in a time of 5:32.41, which topped the previous record set by Amy Palmiero Winters in 2007. As part of IRONMAN Foundation’s “Your Journey, Your Cause”...

2013-10-11 16:22:24

--More than 90 elite pros scheduled to compete in Kona on October 12; Craig Alexander (AUS) Looks to Reclaim Title in Possible Last Attempt-- KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2013 GoPro IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawai'i--long considered the most iconic endurance event in the world--will once again bring together the very best male and female professional athletes in the world to compete in what will be the largest and most international edition of the...

2013-10-07 12:23:34

TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IRONMAN is proud to announce GoPro as the title sponsor of the 2013 IRONMAN® World Championship triathlon and as the Official Camera of the IRONMAN World Championship. The GoPro IRONMAN World Championship will take place in Kailua-Kona, Hawai'i on Saturday, October 12, 2013. GoPro, maker of the world's most versatile camera, produces wearable and gear-mountable cameras that enable users to capture their life's important moments in the most...

2013-10-03 08:27:55

At 73, the head of GNC's Medical Advisory Board shows what training, nutrition and will power can achieve PITTSBURGH, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Joseph C. Maroon will step into the surf of Kona Harbor again on October 12(th) for his 5(th) Ironman World Championship. Despite a demanding and hectic schedule as a neurosurgeon and nutrition expert, Dr. Maroon embraces what some have called the most grueling endurance race in the world. The race consists of a 2.4-mile ocean swim,...

2013-09-17 08:29:26

-- Ward's Yearlong Training and Recovery Journey to Conclude at the IRONMAN® World Championship in Hawai'i on October 12, 2013 -- WASHINGTON, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In less than a month, football MVP and Dancing with the Stars champion Hines Ward hopes to hear the words, "Hines Ward, you are an IRONMAN®." The phrase has kept Ward motivated throughout an arduous 12-month training and recovery journey that will conclude on October 12, 2013 at the most challenging one-day...

2013-09-04 23:21:39

Dr. Craig Torosian, an orthopedic surgeon at Fox Valley Orthopedics, to compete in World Triathlon Ironman event on September 8, in Madison Wisconsin. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Advances in orthopedics has made it possible to pursue athletic dreams long past mid-life and well into “the golden years.” Just ask Dr. Craig M. Torosian, an orthopedic surgeon at Fox Valley Orthopedics. At 51, he’s about to participate in Madison Wisconsin’s World Triathlon Ironman event,...

2013-08-14 23:17:21

Intermedix supports the IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Intermedix Corporation today announced its title sponsorship of the IRONMAN® 70.3® Augusta triathlon taking place on Sept. 29. Intermedix delivers technology-enabled professional services to healthcare providers, government agencies and corporations with nearly 30 offices across the nation, including one in Augusta, Ga. The Intermedix Augusta office is a hub for crisis management...

2013-08-01 23:21:50

David Daggett, the co-founder and managing partner of Daggett Shuler, Attorneys At Law, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, won in the Ironman Executive Challenge at Ironman USA in Lake Placid, New York. The Lake Placid Ironman is Daggett’s 22 Ironman competition and qualifies him to compete at the Hawaii Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii this coming October. Lake Placid, NY (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 David Daggett of Daggett Shuler, Attorneys At Law, competed in the Ironman...