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Amazing Women Who Inspire Us: Turia Pitt.

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This weekend I will be watching with great interest the Hawaiian Ironman. The race itself, a test of endurance, mental strength and courage is a demanding 225.8 kilometre event, which involves a 3.8 km swim, 180 km bike ride and a 42 km run. 547 more words

Women's History

Be thankful if you're not decommissioned

There are not many statistics about how many endurance athletes are forced to give up their sports due to injury or other conditions. But it happens. 1,043 more words

awe-inspiring paralympic athletes

I checked out the women’s paralympic triathlon & couldn’t help but write about it. These women are so inspirational, they are beyond description, but I’ll give it a… 673 more words

International Business

High stakes at Challenge Penticton races

Hundreds of athletes are preparing for a triathlon in Penticton this Sunday and while the peach city has hosted a triathlon for decades, this time around, things are much different. 516 more words


When I Grow Up, I Want to Be Just Like Her

Except for the celibate nun part. Unfortunately, that ship has sailed.


Tri Adventures...Back in the pool

This morning, after six weeks out of the pool, I plunged back in with an early morning swim at the Baths in the hope of getting a little preparation in before… 234 more words

‘Makin' It Happen’ triathlon held in memory of passionate volunteer

SASKATOON – It’s been over five years since Marlene Antoniuk lost her battle with lymphoma cancer. Although she may be gone, she certainly hasn’t been forgotten. 391 more words