ironman triathlon


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ironman triathlon

event combines swimming, bicycling, marathon run. [Pop. Cult.: Misc.]
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Jane 40, is tackling the Florida full Ironman triathlon.
As an average runner 1 was blessed with the opportunity to run the Boston Marathon and Ironman Triathlon in Hawaii--these were the two most memorable athletic events of my life.
In a recent study of hyponatremia, researchers measured the weight and salt concentrations of competitors in the New Zealand Ironman Triathlon. They discovered that women had lower sodium plasma levels at the end of the event, were more likely to maintain or gain weight during the competition (indicating high consumption of water), and were more likely to have symptoms, including severe symptoms of hyponatremia, than the men in the competition.
More than 3,000 swimmers participate in the Ironman Triathlon World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
IRELAND will host its first Ironman triathlon next year.
And I have conquered numerous more after, including the IronMan triathlon (3.8-kilometer swim, 180.25-km bike, 42.195-km run).
A spokesman said: "Mr Wilkinson is a businessman who trained and competed in Ironman Triathlon.
He is training for The Outlaw Half Ironman Triathlon in Nottingham in June in memory of his friend Chris Bygate.
This morning Scott Ragsdale set off on a seven-day consecutive Ironman Triathlon. He started in Fujairah and will move on to Ras Al Khaimah; Umm Al Quwain; Ajman; Sharjah; Dubai to finish at Abu Dhabi's Emirates Palace Hotel on Wednesday.
The Half Ironman triathlon, being held on December 16, will include a 1.9km swim, 90km cycling and 21.1km run.
Lieutenant Dave Anderson is a former Royal Marine with 20 years' experience and this Sunday the dad-oftwo will embark on the UK Ironman Triathlon to raise money for the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund.
Ironman triathlon comprises a 3.8km open water swim (in a lake), 180km cycle and then a marathon distance run all within the cut off time of 17 hours, with elite athletes managing it in under eight hours.