Category Archives: Ironman

Inspirational Endurance Athletes

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Gregory Farrell: 2012 Hawaiian Ironman World Champs

Gregory Farrell is one Australian triathete that is not natuarally gifted (by his own admission), but one incredible example of hard work, committment and inspiration to his fellow endurance athletes. Greg recently returned from the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii where … Continue reading

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Xavier Coppock: 2012 Kona Hawaiian Ironman X-Posed

Interview By: Adam Kelsall Xavier Coppock (X-Man) is one of our favorite Australian endurance athletes.  As an triathlete he is a sub 9hour Ironman but more important, as a human he is very humble and always give so much of his time to assist anyone that … Continue reading

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Stef Hanson: Triathlon Ambassador WITSUP.com

Interview By: Adam Kelsall Sorry about the long digression (is that even a word?) into the story behind this story, but GIANT Australia are all class. Jess Douglas smashed the world for 24hours on her MTB in Italy recently. To … Continue reading

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Adam Kelsall: 24Solo Enduro MTBer v Ironman Triathlete

Interview By: Ross Burrage Over the past few months you would have read a number of endurance stories that were researched and put together by Adam Kelsall. Adz lives and trains in Torquay which is the surfing capital of Victoria, … Continue reading

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Luke Bell: Marysville to Melbourne Multisport

Interview By: Chris Ord How do you wind down from not only competing at Ironman Melbourne, but coming seventh overall in a blistering time? You get back on the bike and take on another monumental athletic challenge, albeit with a … Continue reading

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Sam Maffett: Multisport Events Management

Before we get stuck into Sam Maffett’s interview I would just like to say a quick thank you: We are very fortunate in Australia to have so many amazing volunteers within our various clubs and associations. These people consistently step … Continue reading

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Xavier Coppock: ASIA Pacific Ironman Championships

Interview By: Adam Kelsall Sunday’s ASIA Pacific Melbourne Ironman Championship was the five year anniversary of the passing of Xavier Coppock’s mother. Xavier is considered one of Australia’s most talented Ironman age grouper’s. He is in fact one of Australia’s … Continue reading

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Lyndon Virgona: “YOU ARE AN IRONMAN”

The Ironman Triathlon distance dominates global training schedules. It is the ultimate one day multisport endurance challenge. The inaugural 2012 Melbourne ASIA Pacific Ironman Championship was won by Craig Alexander (7h57m) & Caroline Steffen (8h34m) on the weekend (Sunday 25th of March). Amazing times…amazing athletes…1,600 competitors…perfect … Continue reading

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Jo King: Triathlon’s Humble World ChampionX2

Before I get stuck into the juicy stuff, if you like the blog content/stories you can follow via either email or twitter by adding your details over to the right. Alternatively, favourite domain “rossburrage.com” so you don’t lose track of … Continue reading

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