This coming 9 am, 4th Aug (Women’s Triathlon) and 11:30am 7th August (Men’s Triathlon) Countries from all over the world will be racing for Gold, Silver and Bronze in the triathlon event. It is going to be a fast paced race with all the accomplished athletes racing for their country.
Just FYI: There are no heats in the Triathlon; both the men’s and women’s events consist of a single race. So who will you be rooting for ? My Take will be New Zealand for Gold, GBR for Silver and US of A for bronze for the mens race. Agreed?
As host nation.. I will post their competing athletes here
And here are the round up for (more…)
SHOCKING NEWS, just saw it on FOX news, below is the full article from Herald Sun
ULTRA-MARATHON runner Micah True, missing for four days in the rugged wilderness of New Mexico, was found dead on Saturday, police said.
Nicknamed “Caballo Blanco,” or White Horse, True became a celebrity after he was featured in the best-selling book Born to Run by Christopher McDougall.
The body was discovered in a remote area of the Gila Wilderness, state police spokesman Lt. Robert McDonald said.
The cause of death was (more…)