From heart attack to Hawaii: Tim O’Donnell on his rollercoaster ride – Elite News

When Tim O’Donnell suffered a heart attack while competing at Challenge Miami in March 2021, his dreams of ever competing at Kona again hung in the balance. But 15 months later O’Donnell is back and qualified again for what will be an emotional return to the ‘Big Island’ for the 2022 IRONMAN World Championship. It’s … Read more

Super League Athletes Announced, Tim O’Donnell Qualifies for 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+. 15 months after heart attack, Tim O’Donnell qualifies for Kona After a “long road back” from a … Read more

Tim Don: Background, career highlights, quotes

One of the sport’s true characters, Tim Don has also been one of its most successful athletes in a globetrotting career split between short-course and long-course racing. He’s won four world titles, has competed in three Olympics and once smashed the Ironman world record. He’s an undisputed legend of British triathlon. Who is Tim Don? … Read more

Brits to rule at IRONMAN St George? Tim Don big-race verdict – Elite News

Tim Don is in St George all week and will be sharing his insights and analysis as we build up to the IRONMAN World Championship on Saturday. Tim has swum, biked and run the St George course – here’s his guide – and seen the contenders close up as they put the finishing touches to … Read more

Tim Don’s Epic Boston Marathon Comeback – 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+. On April 12, 2018, the New York Times ran a story in the sports section with the … Read more

The Unique Friendship of Sam Appleton and Tim Reed – Triathlete

Sam Appleton remembers the first time he ever raced Tim Reed, some time around 2012. Appleton, then about 21, was just stepping into longer-distance racing after a lengthy stint on the draft-legal circuit. Reed, some five years older with a pinchant for racing in colorful briefs, was well known—and well on his way to becoming … Read more

Tim Don on his sporting legacy, today’s stars and exciting plans for the future

London-born Tim Don, 44, is one of the sport’s most beloved characters. A three-time Olympian, four-time world champion, two-time Ironman 70.3 worlds podium finisher and one of the fastest Ironman athletes in history, he’s also widely known as ‘The Man with the Halo’. The odd moniker stems from his near-fatal accident while training for the … Read more