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Finish Line Etiquette

There's no better feeling than the moment of crossing the finish line of an endurance race. The combination of  relief and pride can be totally overwhelming and it's easy to get a bit choked up in the moment.

But should there be clearer rules laid down in endurance events about finish line etiquette? Take, for example, the IronMan Brasília Chegada finish line - which of these 2 athletes do you believe has better finish line etiquette?


While - obviously - the Frenchman Jérémy Jurk...

Posted by Cags R under Ironman Triathlon, Triathlon, Running on 30 August 2013 at 11:00 PM • Read more »

Guest blog: Overcoming Obstacles to become the Tri-survivor

Our guest blogger this week is Tribesports user Barbara M, also known as @thetrisurvivor. Her book 'An Unshakeable Belief' has inspired many cancer sufferers, survivors and any reader who is looking for inspiration. She has written us a great article on how she overcame the obstacles life threw at her to become the Tri Survivor.

The obstacles I have overcome in the past few years have been from the small to the huge. Cancer of the bone was the first which was diagnosed at the end of season t...

Posted by Barbara Mockford of An Unshakeable Belief under Triathlon, Ironman Triathlon on 19 July 2012 at 11:00 PM • Read more »

Monday Inspiration: Corinne Ellison

2 years ago, Corinne Ellison was lying in hospital after extensive heart surgery, yesterday she took on the Challenge of a lifetime and ran in the Austrian Ironman!

Why? I get asked this all the time. In usual circumstances, you could say the extreme element to the challenge makes it appealing. The feeling of satisfaction about pushing your body to the limit. It’s also actually enjoyable to train long and slow in all three disciplines. For me, the real reason for wanting to do Ironman is to...

Posted by Cags R under Ironman Triathlon on 1 July 2012 at 11:00 PM • Read more »



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