Checking in with Age Group World Champion Belinda Harper

by Charlotte Paul Belinda Harper has just returned home to Auckland, New Zealand, after becoming age group World Champion at the Ironman World Champs in Hawaii. Her time was the fastest ever in female age group World Champs history. She qualified at her first Ironman in her home country, by winning her age group and […]

TriSpecific takes 3 Podiums from 5 Athletes Racing in Kona

Yesterday we got to witness an amazing day in sport. The racing was of such a high caliber which had the social media world going nuts and the atmosphere in Kona was electric. As a coach with 5 athletes racing, 4 of whom won their respective age groups to get here, I was gearing up […]

Race Week in Kona

Well, it’s less than one week to the big dance in Kona and I thought it an appropriate time to look at ‘race week behaviours’. It baffles me time and time again to witness the changes many folks make so close to the BIG day and especially an Ironman. But firstly, maybe we should address […]

Getting to Kona

Updated 27th October 2010 Year after year more and more people really want to make it to the Hawaiian Ironman in Kona, the granddaddy of all Ironmans, the Ironman World Championships. Competition is fierce to secure one of the 1800 coveted spots to the Big Island and the qualification times seem to get faster and […]