Author: McCourt Leadership

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5BIrVq9y1yI] We'll never know if Lance Armstrong could have matched this record-breaking performance by Belgian Frederik Van Lierde to win Ironman France. No question that this win was deserving with a record breaking bike time by Van Lierde as well as a new course record. Van Lierde's next race is the l'Alpe d'Huez triathlon...

We decided to build this meal after finding a beautiful piece of farm fresh Halibut at Costco (high quality and economical).  Halibut is a cold-water fish rich in omega-3's with a very mild taste. We had mangos and quinoa but every other ingredient is from the farmer's market or...

Last week Rachel Joyce dominated the yellow brick road (like prior 2x Kansas winner Chrissie Wellington) with a 22:40 margin over runner-up Amanda Stevens in her first 70.3 win in Kansas. At the UK 70.3 this past weekend, Irishwoman Eimear Mullan swiped the title from last years winner...

Michael Raelert (2x Ironman 70.3 Champion)will be towing the line in his first Ironman in Regensburg, Germany this weekend, the race his brother Andreas won last year. Andreas thinks little brother Michael is the better athlete. Can he keep up the family tradition in winning style? Chris McCormack...

The first time I had Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo) I was in heaven. I never thought to make my own until a friend brought me a mix back from Brazil. I wanted more, and knew I had to find out how to make it. To...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E5vz0llIbKg] In a year of rough weather and altered race distances -- a duathlon in New Orleans, New Zealand 70.3 and the St. George rough-water swim --- Boise might win the prize. The athletes had to deal with a freezing 30 degree wind chill, some snow and...

[caption id="attachment_919" align="aligncenter" width="213"] Photo from Ironmanlive[/caption] Craig Alexander (3x Ironman World Champion) seems like he can't lose as he takes Eagleman 70.3 over short course star Greg Bennett and last years winner TJ Tollakson. Since his upset at Kona in 2010, he's gotten his bike...

After a stellar win at the epic Honu 70.3 and breaking the course record set by Michellie Jones in 2005, Linsey Corbin heads over to what she considers a nearly hometown race in Boise this weekend.   Since joining Matt Dixon at Purple Patch, Corbin has started to see more...