The annual NBC broadcast of the Ironman World Championship will celebrate its 25th anniversary this Saturday.
Nearly 2,300 age groupers made their Kona dreams come true earlier this month.
Mark Allen's 1989 (Iron War) 2:40:04 run course record stood for 27 years and he was on hand to watch Germany's Patrick Lange break it.
American Jesse Thomas shares his impressions of his first time racing the Ironman World Championship.
American Tim O'Donnell didn't have the finish he was hoping for, but he says he's proud of how he fought through the day and gambled to go for the win.
Germany's Patrick Lange earned the final podium spot in Kona in impressive fashion.
Heather Jackson became the first American female to finish on the Ironman World Championship podium in 10 years.
2014 Ironman world champion Sebastian Kienle didn't get the finish he was hoping for, finishing second to fellow countryman Jan Frodeno.
Daniela Ryf not only surprised the triathlon world by breaking the course record of 8:52 by an incredible six minutes, she also surprised herself.
Mirinda Carfrae is a three-time champion at this Kona race, but the emergence of Switzerland's Daniela Ryf proved to be too much
We chat with 2013 Ironman world champion Frederik Van Lierde of Belgium ahead of Saturday's race.
After two fourth-place Kona finishes, triathlon’s lone wolf ditches some questionable strategies for a more scientific approach to long-distance glory.
Canadian Brent McMahon has gone under eight hours three times in his short Ironman career.
Raelert discusses how he's feeling after a tough 2016 and a late Kona validation.
Jan Frodeno says that the marathon is the area where his confidence has grown the most over the full 140.6 distance.
The 2015 Ironman world champion says the race one month ago taught her to never give up.
2014 Ironman world champion Sebastian Kienle talks about the desire to get back on top and managing the tactics of the race.
Both Canadians Heather and Trevor Wurtele will be on the Ironman World Championship start line this Saturday.
Two-time Ironman 70.3 world champion Melissa Hauschildt is finally getting her chance to make a start in Kona.
Australia's Luke McKenzie says that he wants to prove to himself that his second-place in 2013 was no fluke.
We catch up with American Ben Hoffman from his home in Tucson, Ariz.
Ironman today revealed the 103 professionals who were offered and accepted slots to October 8’s Ironman World Championship.
Registration to enter the free drawing opens today, Friday, Jan. 29.
After a tough day in Kona plagued by stomach troubles on the run, Hoffman didn't have the follow-up race to his 2014 2nd place finish that he was hoping for this year. Hoffman has been in Hawaii since the race and will take on the XTERRA World Championship in Maui on Sunday. He qualified for XTERRA Worlds by finishing runner-up at the Mountain Championship in Beaver Creek, Colo., earlier this summer. Hoffman talks about the confidence he was still able to gather from a disappointing day in Kona, and how he'll spend the remainder of the season, which includes a trip to the Bahamas next week for the exclusive, $500,000 prize purse Island House Tri.
Joyce ran her way from seventh on the bike to second at the finish line, leaving it all out there on a tough day.
Liz Blatchford got her way back to the third-place spot where she first impressed at her Kona debut two years ago.
The 2015 Ironman World Championship presented by GoPro show airs this Saturday, Nov. 14, at 1:30 p.m. EST on NBC.
Germany's Jan Frodeno edged out Andreas Raelert (GER) and Tim O'Donnell (USA) to take the Kona title.
The annual NBC broadcast special chronicling the Ironman World Championship presented will premiere this Saturday, Nov. 14 at 1:30 p.m. ET.
Caroline Steffen's Ironman World Championship race strategy is simple: just go for it.
Meredith Kessler is one of the strongest Ironman athletes in the sport, but she has yet to turn in a strong performance in Kona.
Australia's Liz Blatchford was impressive in her rookie race at the Ironman World Championship in 2012, running her way to a third-place finish.
Germany’s Nils Frommhold is back in Kona after a strong, sixth-place finish in his Ironman World Championship rookie in 2014.
Craig Alexander shares his Kona podium picks, talks about being on the island as a spectator and dives into his future racing plans.
American Andy Potts had his top finish in Kona last year, crossing the finish line in fourth.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay will go after his second attempt at the Ironman World Championship this Saturday in Kailua-Kona.
Rachel Joyce chats about her season, this year's coaching change and what gives her the most confidence heading into Saturday's race.