Tag Archives: Ironman World Champs 2014

A weight off my mind

In the last few weeks, people who really shouldn’t feel any right to comment, have told me I ‘look heavy’. Then back-tracked, and said, ‘strong’. And then other people have said ‘you look lean -you’ve been training hard’. I find these comments hard to ignore sometimes. Triathletes, like cyclists, are on the whole, obsessed with weight. Whether you are at ...

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EnduroHub interviews Kelly Van Der Toorn

Kelly, to introduce you, I would like to mention your current goal, which is getting in top shape for Ironman World Champs in Kona, Hawaii in October. The South African triathlon fraternity became aware of you when, after a total absence from triathlon, you won your age group at Ironman SA in 2013 and 2014 in stellar finishing times, even ...

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