A preview clip of NBC's broadcast of the 2013 GoPro IRONMAN World Championship, set to air Saturday, November 16, at 4:30 pm ET. In addition to coverage of the men's and women's pro races, the show will feature Hines Ward, Gordon Ramsay, Karen Aydelo
"The body's not what it used to be." Craig Alexander explains why 2013 was his last time racing at Kona (via Triathlete.com)
Ironman.com's Dave Erickson caught up with Hines Ward before and after a taper swim at "Dig Me Beach" in Kailua-Kona Bay, site of the swim for Saturday's Ironman World Championship. For Ward, who retired from the NFL in March of 2012. it will be his first-ever Ironman-distance race.
Daniel Lieberman, the Professor of Biological Sciences at Harvard, joined The Colbert Report Thursday night to "explain that human beings are among the best long-distance runners in the world because they're good at sweating."
Great Britain's Alistair Brownlee won Saturday's ITU World Triathlon Series in San Diego with a dominant performance and blistering run.