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Run Hard. Pray Hard: Danielle Duhon & The Boston Marathon

Run Hard. Pray Hard: Danielle Duhon & The Boston Marathon

April 20, 2014

 “Run fast. Pray hard.” That’s Danielle Duhon’s running motto. It’s what got her to the Boston marathon in 2011 and what is taking her there again this year. “Boston is like the average runner’s Olympics,” she says.  “Running Boston in 2011 was one of the greatest running experiences I’ll ever have. The crowd support and […]

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Experience Spartan World Championships With a 14 Year-Old

Experience Spartan World Championships With a 14 Year-Old

October 21, 2013

I sat on the steep hillside with a 5-gallon bucket of gravel between my legs, protecting it from spilling. This was just a temporary stop to collect my strength as I climbed up the Killington, Vermont ski run. It was a brutal reminder that ski slopes are for skiing down and that is it! This […]

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Weathering the Storm with Triathlete Chris Legh

October 12, 2013

The rains began the week of September 9 in Colorado, and they did not stop. By Wednesday evening, residents in the small town of Lyons, Colorado (with a population of just over 2,000) were being asked to evacuate their homes. Among those living in Lyons were triathlete, Chris Legh, with his wife and two daughters, […]

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A chat with 8x Ironman World Champion, Paula Newby-Fraser

A chat with 8x Ironman World Champion, Paula Newby-Fraser

October 7, 2013

With the 35th Annual Ironman World Championship just weeks away, we reached out to former 8x Ironman World Champion, Paula Newby-Fraser, to find out how the world of triathlon has evolved and to get her advice and predictions for this year. How has triathlon changed from when you competed? I’m not sure the formula is […]

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Kōkua: Helping Others One Triathlon at a Time

Kōkua: Helping Others One Triathlon at a Time

September 5, 2013

By Nicole Clark Back in February, I heard from my husband, Nick Clark, about the potential for a Newton Running Ambassador Team. Then, I noticed the application on Facebook to apply for the inaugural IRONMAN Foundation Newton Running Ambassador Triathlon team. It took me about a week to finish up the application process and another […]

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Training with KPeasey

Training with KPeasey

August 15, 2013

By Kyle Pease Brent and Kyle Pease are a team of brothers from Atlanta Georgia who compete together in athletic competitions — despite the fact that Kyle is relegated to a wheelchair, the result of Cerebral Palsy at birth. Brent, his older brother, pushes, pedals and paddles Kyle in 5k’s, 10k’s, marathons and triathlons to […]

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