July 05, 2011
Holy Edelweiss, Kelly! 9:29:49?
OK, so Ironman Austria's Klagenfurt course is known as world-record fast. But 9:29:49? That may be the fastest amateur female IM time ever. And that's what Kelly Fillnow (28, from North Carolina) just did. If you read a recent blogpost
May 20, 2011
26. Smart. Fast. Two Tennessee Natives Rock the Early Season
We have no idea what was in the water in Tennessee about 27 years ago, but it must have been something special. The two amateur stand-outs of this early 2011 season are both 26; both born and raised in Tennessee; both currently in advanced studies in Alabama. And both are really, really fast triathletes.
April 19, 2011
Massachusetts State Tri joins series
Massachusetts State Triathlon, a mid-summer jewel in the crown of Max Performance events, will serve this year as the Best of the U.S. Qualifier. Previously Massachusetts residents qualified at the Duxbury Beach Triathlon in September. But this year's earlier Championship
March 28, 2011
BOUS alum Slavinski & Gail Kattouf smoke the field at Powerman Alabama (pros too)Duathletes are tough. Duathletes who rock on Powerman Alabama's notoriously difficult course are especially tough.
Back in 2008, New Jersey's tough Dave Slavinski raced to a 5th place award at the Best of the U.S. National Championship. That year, partnered with teammate Suzanne Huelster (2008 & 2009 USAT National Duathlon Champion, pictured here with Dave)
March 15, 2011
AK is more than OK; OK is way A-OK!Oklahoma and Alaska are probably not the first states you think of when pondering triathlon. The two states couldn't be much more opposite in climate and terrain. But consider this:
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