Inside Triathlon’s 10 Most Influential of 2012

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1. Andrew Messick, “The Globalizer”

2. Lance Armstrong, “The Firestarter”

3. Chrissie Wellington, “Community Activist”

4. Chris McCormack, “The Lightning Rod”

5. Peter Henning, “Eye to the Ironman”

6. Dan Empfield, “The Oracle”

7. Mark Cote, “The Engineer”

8. Felix Walchshofer, “Life of the Party”

9. Mat Steinmetz, “The Speed Technician”

10. Barb Lindquist, “The Scout”