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Luc Van Lierde

by on Sep.09, 2013, under Archive, Ironman, Road to Kona, triathlon

cmr2Luc Van Lierde is one of my all-time favorite athletes. Who else runs his first marathon ever during the 1996 Ironman World Championship, goes 2:41:48 and not only wins the Ironman in his first ever attempt at it, but sets a course record (8:04:08) that would stand for the next 15 years.

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Patrick Dempsey

by on Sep.09, 2013, under Archive, cycling

cmr2He is the star of Grey’s Anatomy, a dedicated race car driver, a passionate cyclist, and the creator of both the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing and the Dempsey Challenge Bike Ride (www.dempseychallenge.org). Patrick Dempsey took a few minutes out of his day to chat about dealing with dyslexia, his background as a skier and juggler, and how his mother’s ongoing battle with ovarian cancer eventually led to the creation of the center and bike ride that both bear his name.

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