"We're hoping that our background and the hard training that we do, and the racing that we do will play to our benefit over the course of the week." Stage 2 is in the books, and things are heating up! Tune in for updates as Sebastian Kienle and Ben Hoffman #RaceForMore for the IRONMAN Foundation at the Absa Cape Epic.
IRONMAN and USA Triathlon have teamed up to introduce more athletes to the sport of triathlon through Time to Tri. If you have already experienced how fun triathlon can be and want to help others explore it, we have created a hub of information to help first time triathletes experience this sport! Visit mytimetotri.com to learn more!
The IRONMAN Foundation and Make A Wish Foundation partnered for the first time at the 2017 IRONMAN World Championship to bring 12 year old Wish Kid Nicholas Purschke of St. Louis, MO to Kona to meet his triathlon heroes. Watch Nicholas' inspiring story, his brave battle with ALD (Adrenoleukodystrophy) and his adventure in Kona. #AnythingIsPossible #RaceForMore
"The Athlete In You, A Proud Tradition” a morning at Salt River High School with the Salt River Children’s Foundation was our service project at IRONMAN Arizona. SRHS students in grades 7-12 participated in fitness and nutrition workshops with local IRONMAN athletes from Salt River, as well as IRONMAN athletes from around the world. Students learned from the experts in athletic preparation, yoga a...
The KONA™ NBC show has struck a chord with viewers and critics alike—over the years it has received over 40 Emmy nominations and won 16 Emmy Awards, for such categories as Outstanding Edited Sports Event Coverage and Outstanding Camera Work. Relive all of the action of the 2017 IRONMAN World Championship on NBC Saturday, December 9th at 2:30 p.m. EST.
Get ready for the 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa. The event will take place on Saturday, September 1st and Sunday, September 2nd, 2018. It will be the first time an IRONMAN World Championship event will be held on the African continent. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2zpyBie
Have you seen the hundreds of backpacks being filled with healthy items for local at-risk youth at an IRONMAN race this year? IRONMAN Foundation Pro Triathlete Ambassador Mirinda "Rinny" Carfrae was able to pack a backpack for a local child in Kona and write a note to inspire them. During IRONMAN World Championship race week, backpacks were donated to local youth in the foster care system and home...