German Tag

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rimk6m1eaFk] * “The first is doing something where you know before that you can’t do...

[caption id="attachment_2581" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo from slowtwitch.com[/caption] In a race that included the new queen of Kona (Leanda Cave) and multiple Ironman winner Meredith Kessler, the field in Arizona on Sunday was stacked. But Linsey Corbin patiently waited until mile 19 of the run (after a...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rimk6m1eaFk] Watch winner Sebastian Kienle pass people on the bike like a rocket in the above video where you can actually see him pushing hard. This strategy didn't blow him up and he powered through to a race course record with last years' champion Craig Alexander...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=owi2LUTopRE]   The German brothers are ready for Kona this year.  Last year, Michael was injured and unable to even vie for the K-Swiss $1 million dollar bonus for a brotherly top finish. But this year, both brothers seem ready. With Michael winning the European 70.3 Championship...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGLXG7OBxhg] As the leader in KPR points, this is what Caroline Steffen (AKA "Xena") is saying as she heads to Frankfurt this weekend, "Many of the ladies I will face again in Kona this year so this is a great opportunity to see where I am...

Remember earlier this season I said to watch for Faris Al Sultan in Kona? Well, by spanking the men's field by just over 10 minutes at 8:11:31, one could say that he's a threat to the podium this year and is hungry. Daniel Fontana took...