He came to me and told me that he wished to participate in an IRONMAN competition
, which coincided with his 40th birthday, only five weeks away from the kick-off of the event.
By contrast, being a late-comer to triathlons, a number of my activities have involved swimming, cycling and running - or in the case of the Weymouth Ironman competition
, all three.
The Filipina, who is employed as a lifeguard at the Dubai Ladies Club in Jumeirah, wants to participate in an Ironman competition
My recent Ironman competition
went well for the first two legs, but by mile six of the run my stomach began cramping and that continued for the next hour and a half.
A doctor was looking for average men and women to train up for an Ironman competition
JUDGE CYNTHIA NEWTON of Clearwater fulfilled a dream when she braved choppy waters and gusty winds to complete her first Ironman competition
in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
While Ironman 2014 was their first full-length attempt, they had previously, in 2012 participated in the Half Ironman competition
at Wiesbaden in Germany.
Off stage and out of the classroom, Rory completed the 2009 Ironman competition
in the UK and is hoping to compete in the inaugural Challenge Bahrain half-ironman triathlon this coming December.
Maxie has always wanted to race in the Ironman competition
because he has been seeing it on TV, and knew that he could do it.
Included among the images are those of the Ironman competition
in Tenby, Pembrokeshire.
Morris recently competed against 2,000 others from across the world in Zell Am See, Austria, and not only won the 35 to 39-year-old age group in the half ironman competition
, but also finished as the top British competitor overall.
Thea, who was accompanied on each journey by her mascot, made out of Steve's old socks, has been training so hard for the challenge she has decided to enter an Ironman competition
in New Zealand next year and will go out to train for four months leading up to the challenge.