Posts tagged "Ironman Wisconsin"

Vision Quest Provides a Golden Opportunity for Ironman Athletes.

Vision Quest Provides a Golden Opportunity for Ironman Athletes.
When people ask me about Vision Quest Coaching Services, I always have the same answer, “ If you want to go fast, very fast, if you are ready to commit yourself to hitting your goals and blasting past them, then VQ is the place for you.  Owner Robbie Ventura brings a real world experience base... Read more »

Velotopia at Turin!

Once a year Turin hosts Velotopia, a weekend long bike fiesta, featuring great deals, seminars, prizes and guest speakers.  Today at 2:00 Claire George will be speaking about her age group win and Kona qualifying time at Ironman- Wisconsin and answering questions as well. If you are training for an Ironman or just contemplating your... Read more »

Race Day U.S.A- It's Here!

It’s here!  Race day. Not just any race day, but the mac daddy race day that amped up athletes have been waiting for all year. Let’s Do This! Sunday, September 12th is Race Day USA!  In Sandusky, Ohio, the Rev3 triathlon is taking over Cedar Point and Lake Erie.  Along Sheridan Road, The North Shore... Read more »

Ironman Wisconsin 2009- A Look Back

A week after Ironman- Wisconsin, most of the muscles have stopped aching and all that’s left are great memories.  We are fortunate enough to have two different writers share their views of this years event. The first a race summary, the second an inside look at what it takes to make it across the finish... Read more »

Crossing Over: My Journey to Ironman

To me, Ironman isn’t about checking another item off the Bucket List. It’s about pushing yourself to go beyond your mental limits to really see what’s possible. As famed runner Steve Prefontaine said, “To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” By Richard Ratay It’s been 36 hours since I crossed... Read more »

I'm not good at anything.

I was invited to play golf on Saturday with some old fraternity brothers in Lake Geneva.  After a week of intense training, I thought a little golf and bonding with old friends could be just the ticket to sooth my aching hamstrings. After a few holes, it became very clear that I was the worst... Read more »

Tips for IronMates

By Tonya Wallach If you have a spouse competing in the Ironman Triathlon this weekend in Madison, then you are part of an elite group.  You are an IronMate.  Congratulations, you have been there for your future Ironman as they have trained, strained and complained their way to the start line in Madison.  While it... Read more »

Good Luck to Everyone in Ironman- Wisconsin

There is a line 140.6 miles away.  It’s calling you.  If you have crossed it before, then you know the feeling.  If you have yet to cross it, it’s all you can think about, In 3 short days, you will be pushed to the limit, you will work, sweat and fight to make it across... Read more »

Ironman Wisconsin 2009: What to Expect

By Raymond Britt Ironman Wisconsin is one of the most popular Ironman triathlons in the world, with nearly 2500 participants racing each year. The course is challenging but fair, the community support is outstanding, and it’s a thrill to finish the race in front of the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Personally, of the Ironman races... Read more »