| Jan 10, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Lukas Verzbicas debuts at the senior elite triathlon level in the Pan American Championships Sunday in LaPaz, Argentina.
It will be the first time Verzbicas, the 2011 world junior champion, races the full Olympic distances of 1.5-kilometer swim, 40-...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 6:05 PM
These kids are at Oak Forest Park learning the triathlon tricks of the trade, but it`s not just trimming time that gets the instructor Ben and these kids excited.
“Getting outside and getting some good exercise in, that's our main motivation is to...
| Jul 25, 2011
Phelps-led U.S. relay team 3rd in 400 free
Michael Phelps of Fells Point and his United States teammates finished third in the 400-meter freestyle relay on the first day of the World Swimming Championships in Shanghai, China. The Americans...
| May 30, 2011
| 6:50 PM
Marylanders know Howard County for its unique blend of old and new, rural and urban, and nothing illustrates this more than the annual festivals and events the county hosts. You can test your endurance in the Columbia Triathlon in the spring, feast on...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 4:45 PM
Competing in a triathlon is a pretty impressive accomplishment for anybody, but for a 70-year-old Prairie Village woman competing at the Win for KC Woman's Triathlon this weekend at Smithville Lake, it's an especially remarkable achievement - and not just...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 1:01 PM
The New York City Triathlon has ended in the death of a 64-year-old man and the hospitalization of a 40-year-old woman, according to the event's director.
They reportedly went into cardiac arrest.
Bill Burke told the Associated Press that the man got...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 4:27 PM
A male athlete, 64, died in Sunday morning's Nautica New York City Triathlon and a female athlete, 40, is in critical condition at Roosevelt Hospital. The cause of the death and any injury is not immediately known. According to a statement from Bill...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 2:48 PM
A photo snapped of Amy Martich just before she entered the waters of the Hudson River during the Nautica New York City Triathlon captures what her father calls “her confident look” and easy smile that won her friends throughout life.
| Aug 8, 2011
| 11:29 AM
A second person who competed in the Nautica New York City Triathlon this past weekend has died, officials said.
According to race director Bill Burke, the 40-year-old woman passed away Monday morning after slipping into cardiac arrest twice following...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 6:19 AM
Brian Bill was a skier, pilot and triathlete who aspired to become an astronaut. He was also a member of the elite U.S. Navy SEALs fighting in Afghanistan.
The 1997 graduate of Trinity Catholic High in Stamford was one of 30 U.S. troops killed over the...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Joan Benoit Samuelson twice won the Boston Marathon and then won the first women's Olympic marathon in 1984 in Los Angeles. Now 54, Benoit Samuelson was in Columbia on Friday to promote the first Columbia Iron Girl Half Marathon, scheduled for April 2012....