Archive for June 8th, 2014
At the age of 10, Angela Naeth watched the Ironman World Championship on TV and felt that one day she wanted to give that race a try. Coming off of a sixth place finish at Ironman Melbourne and a win at Ironman Hawaii 70.3, she just might be joining the best in the world at that legendary starting line in Kona on October 11th.
Allan Pitman is a 66 year old Aussie who will be racing his 40th Ironman in Kona this October and his 16th Ironman World Championship. We also think Allan will be the first triathlete in Kona to be racing with his grand daughter!
She was a concert pianist who played Carnegie Hall three times. On June 1st, at the age of 91, Harriette Thompson broke the world marathon record for her age group by two hours and 45 minutes while running 7:07:42 at the Suja Rock n Roll San Diego Marathon. What an amazing woman!