| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:59 AM
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- Two doctors and a trainer associated with Lance Armstrong's former U.S. Postal Service team were suspended for life Tuesday by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
Dr. Michele Ferrari, a consultant; Dr. Luis Garcia del Moral, team doctor; and...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Two Somerset County residents will be putting their bodies and minds to the test Saturday as they compete in a sprint triathlon as part of the GNC Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race. Another resident will be competing in the international triathlon...
| Aug 10, 2012
This week's Friday Forecaster is 26-year-old Brian Boyle, who continues his miraculous comeback after a horrific crash in 2004 by competing in the U.S. Championships Ironman Triathlon as part of Team Read Cross on Saturday, August 11.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:56 PM
The decision to include the swim portion in this year’s Ironman Triathlon US Championship came at around 4-30 Friday afternoon – after acceptable water sample test results.
The decision was also made after Thursday and Friday’s...