Blummenfelt’s tough road to St George, what it means for Kona – Elite News

As Kristian Blummenfelt struggled to make it to the start line for the IRONMAN World Championship in St George, he was already thinking of Hawaii in October. Now, in the aftermath of that brilliant victory in Utah, It’s a thought which might well send a chill down the spine of his rivals. Difficult preparation The … Read more

Alistair Brownlee: Sick to miss St George but focus moves to Sub7

A sick Alistair Brownlee pulled out on the eve of the Ironman World Championship in St George – and watching the live broadcast coverage didn’t help make him feel any better. “Some of the worst days of my career,” is how the double-Olympic champion described last weekend in Utah as he made the late decision … Read more

How Braden Currie (Nearly) Raced The Perfect IMWC St. George – Triathlete

Little in triathlon appears to faze Braden Currie – not running in the lead of the Ironman World Championship, and certainly not the pre-event hype of rivals. The New Zealander flew into St. George under the radar, but left with a podium and a reminder that he’s consistently one of the very best in this … Read more

‘Very very frustrating’ – Alistair Brownlee on pain of St George KO – Elite News

From being “as good as I’ve been for a long time,” to the devastating realisation that he wouldn’t be able to start the IRONMAN World Championship in St George summed up Alistair Brownlee‘s fortunes last week. On the eve of the race and almost straight after news had broken that Gustav Iden was out, we … Read more

Finishing Times, DNF Rates, and More Stats from the Ironman World Championship, St. George – Triathlete

Table of Contents US vs. International Fields DNS and DNF Rates Where did DNFs Occur? Average Finishing Times Top 500 Finishers Course Comparison Repeat Visitors Slowing Down For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. The … Read more

How Did the World Championship in St. George Stack Up to Kona? – Triathlete

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. After the midnight finishers crossed (at 1 a.m.) and the next-day awards banquet finished, Ironman staff packed … Read more

Generation next? Young guns excel at IRONMAN World Champs St George – Elite News

There is certainly good reason to believe that the future of men’s Pro long distance racing looks bright, based on the results from Saturday’s IRONMAN World Championship in St George. At just 28 years of age, new champion Kristian Blummenfelt can hardly be considered old in triathlon terms, but his experience and results already had … Read more

#IMWC St George: ALL of the UK & Ireland Female Age-Group results – Age Group News

It wasn’t the traditional October in Kona, but the delayed 2021 IRONMAN World Championship in St George, Utah on Saturday delivered some great racing and challenging courses. The Pro races of course saw your new IRONMAN World Champions in Kristian Blummenfelt and Daniela Ryf. Every IRONMAN World Championship also features plenty of exceptional amateur athletes … Read more

St. George 2022 Edition – Triathlete

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‘If I’m angry, I’m really fast’ – Daniela Ryf on her glory day in St George – Elite News

On Saturday in St George ‘The Angry Bird’ was unquestionably back as Daniela Ryf surged to IRONMAN World Championship glory in St George. The brilliant 34-year-old added a fifth World Championship at the full distance to the five she has at 70.3 – and in doing so she emphatically silenced the doubters. Daniela struggled for … Read more