Mirinda "Rinny" Carfrae blew away the field on the marathon, earning a new run course record and overall course record in the process.

 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Photo: John David Becker
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Leanda Cave wants a private jet for Christmas, but she’ll settle for chocolate. Photo: John David Becker
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Jodie Swallow. Photo: John David Becker
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Leanda Cave at the 2013 Ironman World Championship. Photo: John David Becker
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Mirinda Carfrae will compete, but has made it’s clear she’s only going after her validation for the 2014 Ironman World Championship. Photo: Aaron Hersh
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Steffen has consistently been in the mix at the Ironman World Championship. Photo: Aaron Hersh
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Finish Line Moments
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Kona is the ultimate goal for many age-group triathletes. Photo: John David Becker
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
 2013 Ironman World Championship Women's Race
Rachel Joyce, Mirinda Carfrae, Liz Blatchford and others joined Bob Babbitt on the set of Breakfast with Bob. Photo: John David Becker

Read the 2013 Ironman World Championship race recap here.