Tag: Colorado Springs
The bike crash was a bad one. Lukas Verzbicas, fresh off two big ITU wins, broke his back, 5 ribs, and his collarbone, plus had fluid in his lungs. He came on with us from the hospital to fill in the blanks around his injuries and his future.
Kelly Williamson just won the Pro National Championship at the 70.3 distance in Galveston, Texas. Her journey from Indiana to the University of Illinois to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and from the Olympic format to 70.3 and then to the Ironman has been an amazing one.
Keith Dickson runs the Elite Triathlon Academy based out of Colorado Springs and he believes-check that, he KNOWS- that the U.S. can develop triathletes who can win Olympic medals. In this wide ranging chat he outlines his plan to make that happen.