Ironman Race News Archives

ITU Anti-Doping Updates

Ok for all you folks out there sucking back the EPO and whatever else you’re taking 😉  ha… just kidding.  With the plague of doping in the peloton over the last few years, it’s good to see the powers that be are cracking down harder and harder to keep our sport clean.   However, some people have been “accused” of doping because some random ingredient in their nasal decongestant showed up which got them banned.  The ITU sent a news release today about some new ingrediant found in nutritional supplements that is a cause for concern… check it out.

**via Triathlon.org

The ITU Anti-doping Team would like everyone to be aware of a press release that the Cyprus Anti-Doping Authority (CyADA) recently sent out.

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North America Sports – Community Fund Spots Available for Subaru Ironman Canada

Ironman Canada Triathlon announces that Community Fund Entry Spots are now open for the 2010 edition of Subaru Ironman Canada. Athletes may access the Community Fund entry by way of the race website, www.ironman.ca. The 2010 race is now sold out to general entry. The 28th annual Subaru Ironman Canada will be held on Sunday, August 29, 2010 in Penticton and the surrounding Okanagan Valley in Read the rest of this entry

Team EN vs Ironman Florida 2009 Roll Call

**via Team Endurance Nation / Ironman Florida

This weekend is the eleventh running of the Ironman Florida in Panama City Beach, Florida.  Endurance Nation will be represented by 15 athletes this Saturday. Below is a snap shop of our racers for Saturday.  Also be on the look out for EN racers:  Craig Watson, Greg Cole, Kate Green, Maura McCrann,  John Smith, and Dawn & Greg Guarriello.

Bill Russell
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Ironman Arizona 2009 Race Preview by Endurance Nation

** via Team Endurance Nation

With mere weeks left before race day, athletes preparing for Ironman Arizona in Tempe, AZ, are starved for any information to help them prep for this late-season race. After months and months of training and enduring multiple seasonal changes, race day is looming and it’s time to get focused.

Formerly an April event, IMAZ moved to November in 2008 because of the intense heat and challenges associated Read the rest of this entry