Most of us can only imagine what Ironman Lake Tahoe athletes went through this past weekend - training for months, investing tremendous amounts of money and time and sacrifice, only to have their race cancelled the morning-of.
So what now? Well, today athletes who had checked-in received the following email from Ironman:
You have been identified as one of the athletes who checked in at registration for IRONMAN Lake Tahoe. . . As an accommodation, we are offering you the opportunity to register for one of several races in 2014 and 2015. . . In addition, anyone that completes registration for Option 1, 2, or 3 below by October 15, 2014 will be entered into a lottery to win one of 50 slots to the 2015 IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. . .