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TriEqual's Rachel Joyce Talks new

TriEqual seeks to increase the female pro slots in Kona to 50, equal to the male pro slots. But does that really represent equality? And whose slots should be sacrificed? I asked TriEqual's Rachel ...

Melissa masters Melbourne new

Melissa Hauschildt overcame blisters and a world class field to win IM Melbourne and qualify for her Kona debut - postponed after last September’s massage gone wrong.

Getting ugly with Jeff Symonds new

Canadian Jeff Symonds won the Ironman Asia Pacific Championships in Melbourne with a very tough and somewhat ugly run, and we had a few words with him

Angela Naeth talks changes

After her win at Ironman Chattanooga, a new coach and a new bike, fastest-bike-split champ Angela Duncan Naeth says this will be the year of her long-anticipated Kona debut.

A man of many interests

California raised Dusty Nabor is a man of many talents and interests and he is currently very involved in triathlon, but that is still not all that drives him.

Andreas Raelert wants Kona

Andreas Raelert struggled with injuries for a good part of the last 2 years, but the German Erdinger pro appears healthy now and ready and eager for the big Kona quest.

Billy the Kid talks Ultraman

Billy Edwards, the coach of the Naval Academy Triathlon team, a former pro triathlete and a 2003 Iraq War veteran, recounts the ups and downs of his win at Ultraman Florida

The fast and smart Martin Jensen

Martin Jensen was focused and well prepared for Challenge Dubai, but unfortunate circumstances during the race made it difficult for the fast and humble Danish pro.

You asked and Ventum answered

Our readers posted several questions about the new Ventum bike and we added a few. Most of the questions posted were answered - but not all

Andy Potts reflects on Dubai

American Andy Potts raced the inaugural Challenge Dubai and ended up being involved in a controversy. We had a few words with him about the race and more.

Up close with Victor Del Corral

The 2014 season had plenty of highs and lows for Victor Del Corral and we had a few words with him as he is getting ready to start his season in Dubai.

Nate Dressel is on a mission

California resident Nate Dressel finished his military active duty in September of 2014 and the former Special Forces man now is focused hard on his Pro career.

On the move with Damon Rinard

Damon Rinard is a very passionate and smart engineer who recently started a new job with Cannondale - Cycling Sports Group. Learn more about this humble man.

Up close with Non Stanford

The 2013 ITU World Triathlon Series champion Non Stanford was out most of 2014 with various injuries but is now looking forward to return. Meet this fast running Brit.

The road to a $200,000 year

Helle Frederiksen recounts the long, crash and malady ridden path to her spectacular 2014 season - topped by $100,000 wins at Challenge Bahrain and Hy-Vee.

High altitude maven Don Bowie

High altitude climber & endurance athlete Don Bowie seeks out new challenges constantly. The Badwater Ultramarathon is likely among the safest and mellow ones of those.

Chatting with Liz Blatchford

Liz Blatchford wasn't too happy with her 2014 season and is ready to return in 2015 with passion and a plan that has worked before. She chatted with us at length.

Docherty bids adieu to pro career

Bevan Docherty calls it a career at age 37 after ITU World Championship gold and silver, Olympic silver and bronze, Commonwealth Games silver, Ironman 70.3 Worlds bronze.

Marino Vanhoenacker opens up

The Belgian ace Marino Vanhoenacker is coming back from another injury and is training in Lanzarote, where he chatted with us about Kona, injuries and weight.

The original Rodolphe von Berg

We recently interviewed the talented young Rudy von Berg but his father Rodolphe has quite an impressive resume and story on his own, and we had a few words with him.

Riccitello on draft enforcement

Ironman head referee and former pro Jimmy Riccitello brings a fierce opposition to drafting to the job; now he is the top sheriff at Ironman and non-drafting perfection remains elusive.

Up close with JC Albuixech

Juan Carlos Albuixech is the general manager of the Sands Beach Resort in Lanzarote and we had a few words with the man simply known as JC.

A chat with Snowy the Great

Emma Snowsill retired on July 11 and by almost all measures was the greatest woman Olympic distance triathlete ever; here Snowy recalls the highs and lows of a brilliant career and looks to the ...

Random AG Cecil Wheeler

Cecil Wheeler's distinctive bib number in Kona caught our eye and we thus selected him for a random age grouper interview. Meet the man who resides in Switzerland.

Melissa Hauschildt regroups

After a near-perfect 2013 season and a strong 2014, Melissa Hauschildt was primed for a third Ironman 70.3 title at Mt. Tremblant and a strong Kona debut. But a very bad massage derailed her.
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