| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:53 PM
Shayne Findlay took a more difficult route to the Ironman World Championship than most of the 2,000 elite athletes competing Saturday in Hawaii.
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Steve Keller of Newport News gave himself "no chance" of qualifying for the 2015 Ironman World Championship next October in Hawaii.
Fortunately, he was wrong. Despite his earlier no-chance thinking, the 29-year-old Denbigh veterinarian put together a...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Rick Armiger is well aware of the grueling hardships that come with running in Ironman Triathlon races.
"Sometimes, while you're racing, you wonder why you were so stupid to sign up for this," the 43-year-old Sparks resident said.
For Armiger, it's...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 10:53 PM
Bach, Capone win inaugural Md. event
Matthew Bach of Summit, N.J., and Lauren Capone of Santa Barbara, Calif., won the inaugural Ironman Maryland Triathlon on Saturday in Cambridge. Bach, competing in the men's 25-29 age group,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:04 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Apolo Ohno made a career of frenzied, 40-second bursts around the track so the speedskating champion knows his crusade to join the exclusive Ironman fraternity is daunting.
It is also downright frightening, admits the eight-time...