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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”...

Study Indicates Triathletes Feel Less Pain Than Other Athletes
2013-10-07 19:38:07

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Triathletes can conquer long distances either on foot, in the water, or on a bike, but what helps these super-athletes endure more than most? Researchers at Tel Aviv University discovered that triathletes actually feel less pain than the rest of us, helping them to go the distance. "In our study, triathletes rated pain lower in intensity, tolerated it longer, and inhibited it better than individuals in a control group," Professor...

2013-09-25 23:29:42

The Bennetts, once named ‘the fittest couple in the world,’ installed an Endless Pool for daily home swim training as they compete at the highest level of triathlon. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Greg and Laura Bennett, two of the premier triathletes in the world, recently installed an Endless Pool® at their home in Colorado. Neither Bennett is a stranger to the elite world stage, as both have competed in the Olympics and won major international events. For triathletes, finding...

2013-09-25 23:04:30

Greg Shore, Triathlete sponsored by Filtersfast.com, successfully competed in the London Triathlon World Championship, amid physical challenges. He placed in the Aquathon and Sprint Triathlon Age-Group World Championships for the United States, during the September 11-15 competition in London, England. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Greg Shore, representing the United States in the London Triathlon World Championship and sponsored by Filtersfast.com, continued to overcome odds...

2013-09-14 23:01:53

A Swim Training with Heart Rate Guide was recently released by Swimovate USA, the leading provider of automatic lap counter swim training watches in the U.S. Troy, MI (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 Swimovate USA, the makers of the original PoolMate automatic lap counting watch for swim training, recently released a guide on their website about heart rate training with the PoolMate HR for free. The guide, which is available for download on their website, teaches people how to use heart rate...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.