While it's easy to criticize the spectacle of Sub7/Sub8, says Tim Heming, who was on the ground in Germany, there's so much more to appreciate in it.
All four pros achieved the goal—to clock times never seen before at the 140.6-mile distance. But it was the first man and woman across the line who set the astonishing new marks of 6:44 and 7:31.
Everything you need to know about the barrier-shattering Sub7/8 attempt.
Like the two-hour marathon chase, this weekend’s assault on the seven- and eight-hour Ironman barriers will require some rule-bending
What does this mean for the Sub8 Project in June?
We dig into the science and numbers behind the audacious Sub7/Sub8 project.
With some details about Pho3nix Sub7/Sub8 in hand, our columnist says: No.