• Ironman World Championships Cancelled, Hope to Hold in Fall 2021

    Submitted by Bill Plock on July 21st, 2020

    RONMAN today announced that, due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 global pandemic, the 2020 editions of the IRONMAN® World Championship and IRONMAN®70.3® World Championship have been cancelled. The IRONMAN World Championship will return to Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i on October 9, 2021 and the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship will return on September 17 and 18, 2021 and take place in St. George, Utah, United States. IRONMAN is working to secure Taupō, New Zealand as the host destination for the 2022 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
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    • Ft. Collins Epic Warrior Triathlon, First Front Range Triathlon Went Well

      Submitted by Bill Plock on July 20th, 2020

      About 150 athletes participated in the past weekends, Epic Warrior triathlon in Ft. Collins. Complete with small wave starts in the pool as athletes lined up in social distant cues and finishing with athletes waiting in spaced out lines for freshly made vegan hotcakes and hash, the Epic Warrior triathlon seemingly was a huge success. And a welcome chance to re-connect with the triathlon community in a safe and responsible way.  Read more

      • DU Triathlon Team Coach Barbara Perkins Shares Behind the Scenes to New Program

        Submitted by Bill Plock on July 20th, 2020

        A couple of weeks ago the University of Denver announced its decision to roll out a varsity women’s triathlon team. And, coaching that team is Barbara Perkins. 303 interviewed Barbara to learn more about her, what it’s like to be at the helm of a first year program, what her priorities are and how she hopes to deal with it all during the current challenges of COVID.

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        • Karen Smyers Shares Her Amazing, Hall of Fame Triathlon Career and Her New Endeavors– 303Endurance Podcast

          Submitted by Bill Plock on July 13th, 2020

          In the peak of her career she had a range of talent that allowed her to win the Ironman World Championship, the ITU World Championship, the Pan American Games and the US Pro Championship in a single year. We were talking about how important these legends of our sport are, and how valuable their memories are and how fortunate we are to hear them tell the stories. We are to get into a bunch of topics including some of here career highlights, the Collins Cub and her role as co-team captain with Mark Allen for Team America, her TED Talk and Wheels of Change and a 1500 miles STRAVA art message. Read more

          • Hey Triathletes! Special Opportunity for You to Do State Time Trial July 18th.

            Submitted by Bill Plock on July 9th, 2020

            The Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado (BRAC) is inviting Triathletes, multisport athletes, and unlicensed cyclists to attend the State Time Trial Championships in Keenesburg, CO on Saturday, July 18th. Depending on age and ability level, there are races of 10, 20, or 40 Km. Riders start at 1-minute intervals and race the “race of truth.” All care is being taken to follow the Public Health Orders for social distancing at outdoor events.  Read more