Race Recap: Kona Ironman Triathlon

Tom Gart Ironman Triathlon Kona

As if getting into one of the world’s most iconic athletic endurance challenges wasn’t hard enough, competitors in the Ironman Triathlon World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i, are tasked with conquering a 2.4-mile ocean swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run. Tom Gart, president of the Gart Companies in Denver, Colo., finished his fifth Ironman triathlon on […]

Uber Rock 50k 2013

uber rock vail 50k

“The mountains were amazing!” says James MacRae, accountant by trade and ultrarunner by passion, of the Uber Rock 50k course in Vail, Colorado. With an estimated vertical gain of 5,936 over 31 miles, the course bestowed upon participants panoramic mountain views and rarified air. With snow-capped mountaintops above and bright orange aspens below, MacRae ran […]