You learn more out of defeat than success, because sometimes success makes you overlook things.
- Chris McCormack, 2x Ironman World Champion
The highs I experienced winning my age group at…2,964 more words
Conservative. That was the name of the game. It was a different approach than I’d taken in my last four Ironmans. IM Lake Placid, IM Cozumel, IM Texas, and Challenge Atlantic City — top priority wasn’t to finish but to give absolutely everything or be carried off the course. 5,512 more words
There are two types of athletes in Kona: those going for a certain time or age group placement and…everyone else. I’m in the second group. Because I know that I can’t be competitive at the World Championship, I came up with some different goals for the day. 2,341 more words