Ironman World Championship 2013

  • Frederik Van Lierde Wins In Kona

    14th October 2013

    Frederik Van Lierde wins the Ironman World Championship in 8:12:29 Frederik Van Lierde was victorious this year after coming third in 2012 (Photo: Nils Nilsen/Ironman) Belgium’s Frederik Van Lierde ran into the lead during the second half of the marathon…

  • Mirinda Carfrae Wins Ironman World Championship

    14th October 2013

    Mirinda Carfrae wins second Kona victory with a new course record, Joyce and Blatchford take second and third Australia’s Mirinda Carfrae won with a dominant run (Photo Nils Nilsen/Ironman) Australia’s Mirinda Carfrae stormed to a second Ironman World Championship title…

  • Craig Alexander On His Last Race In Kona

    11th October 2013

    Three-time Ironman World Champion Craig Alexander says 2013 will be his last appearance at Ironman Hawaii Can Crowie round off his final appearance in Kona with a win? Craig Alexander was asked about retirement at the pre-race press conference before…

  • Uplace BMC Pro Triathlon Team Introduced

    11th October 2013

    UplaceĀ and BMC Switzerland introduce 2014-2015 international pro triathlon team in Kona (Photo: Bert Stephani) Uplace and BMC Switzerland have introduced the 2014-2015 Uplace BMC Pro Triathlon Team in Kona, Hawaii, ahead of the Ironman World Championship. Seven top iron-distance specialists…

  • Ironman World Champs: Step Up To Ironman

    11th October 2013

    Inspired by Kona? Start planning today and you could race your first Ironman within a year Watching athletes race in Kona is an awe-inspiring sight. If you watch the whole thing live, it’s easy to appreciate just what a feat…

  • Boardman AiR TTE Tri Bike Launched In Kona

    10th October 2013

    The eagerly-waited Boardman AiR TTE triathlon bike has been unveiled at the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii The new Boardman AiR TTE triathlon and time-trial bike recently teased by the company has been launched at the Ironman World Championship…

  • Kona Advice From Kienle, McCormack And Starykowicz

    10th October 2013

    Orca-sponsored ‘Iron Minds’ Sebastian Kienle, Chris McCormack and Andrew Starykowicz give their pre-race tips in Kona As part of their Iron Minds project, Orca have released videos of Germany’s Sebastian Kienle, the USA’s Andrew Starykowicz and two-time Ironman world champion…

  • Ironman World Championships: Female Contenders

    10th October 2013

    A look at the top women vying for the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii, this weekend The Ironman World Championships women’s race is set to be a corker this year with a field levelled by injury and uncertainty that…

  • Ironman I Am True Anti-Doping Campaign

    9th October 2013

    Ironman beefs up commitment to anti-doping with social media and children’s education Ironman have reaffirmed their anti-doping stance with the creation of new @IMAntiDoping Twitter and Facebook pages designed to be key components of the expanded education, outreach and information…

  • Zipp Reveal Impress Wheel Graphic Technology

    9th October 2013

    Zipp announce new limited edition Super-9 Carbon Clincher Disc at Kona The new Impress printing system means any design is possible Zipp have unveiled this new limited edition Super-9 Carbon Clincher Disc with custom graphics at the Ironman World Championship…