| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Luis Flores is quick to admit he wasn’t much of a student in high school and struggled to find his way in college. While it took him about 10 years off and on to earn his undergraduate degree, Flores has become an advocate for higher education....
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:33 AM
MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- A female bicyclist who was killed over the weekend when she veered into a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus was training for an Ironman Triathlon.
Marisela Echeverria, 36, was dragged beneath the bus and ultimately run...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Lukas Verzbicas failed to finish his debut race as a senior elite triathlete and said he had competed with an unspecified broken bone.
The reigning world junior champion dropped out in the run leg of Sunday's Pan American Championships in La Paz,...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 6:29 AM
The Grand Rapids Triathlon will welcome athletes to West Michigan on Sunday.
The event is a USAT sanctioned Sprint, Olympic and Half event that will take place in Ada.
The swimming portion of the event takes place in the Thornapple River, and there will...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Competing in triathlons doesn’t come naturally. It takes years of dedication to a person’s mental and physical fortitude to endure endless training hours a year and hundreds of miles of swimming, biking and running.
For Guy Berkebile of...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong will not be riding his bike for a while, at least not in any Ironman Triathlon competition.
The United States Anti-Doping Agency has filed blood doping charges against Armstrong and five others; just a...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 10:37 PM
CORONADO, Calif -- Lance Armstrong loves to compete, so even after receiving a lifetime ban from the U.S. Anti-Doping agency on August 24th, he still looks for chances to race.
He's found his next race at the Superfrog half-ironman triathlon on September...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:53 PM
GRANGER -- The two perspectives that Peter Colan, owner of
SportCrafters, and his team of six full- and six part-time employees
bring to the cycling business probably helped them win recognition
from the Indiana Economic Development Corp. in 2011, as an...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 2:05 PM
The military and running connection between Bryce Livingston and Blaine O'Reilly is still on the same course.
Both graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 2011, both were standouts for the Army Black Knights' track and cross country...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Some people know Guy Berkebile as the CEO of Guy Chemical. Others know him as an Ironman. Many more people are beginning to know him as both.
He was recently giving a tour of the Guy Chemical building when someone asked when it would be over so...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Triathlete Sean Murphy, 44, of Seattle, has died after being pulled from the swim portion of the Ironman Event in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, the Kootenai County Coroner’s Office said Wednesday.
In a statement to the Coeur d’Alene Press,...
| Aug 3, 2010
Like many women of her generation, Casey Kelly grew up playing sports. She played soccer and ran track in high school and went on to play four years of soccer at Daemen College in Amherst, N.Y. But once her final game for the Wildcats ended, so did her...