Balance is a continual theme for every athlete. For age group racers, having to fit in the necessary training to meet your goals is always done in the few hours you can spare between other life commitments.
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Men and women are not created equal (thank goodness, right?) and these differences not only affect our fueling needs, but also our selection of equipment, bikes, components and apparel.
In 2012, 36-year old James Lawrence from Utah broke the world record for the most iron distance races completed in one year: a mind boggling 30.
To be the top female age group Ironman athlete takes time and commitment. So does being a medical student. Great Britain’s Catherine Faux has not only taken on but excelled in both of these activities.
To race the Ironman World Championships is a dream for many age group athletes. For a select few, that dream goes further. See how Kyle Buckingham (M30-34) and Sam Gyde (M35-39) dreamed big and made it happen in 2013.