The last thing you need is Triathlon marathon toe blisters when taking on the Ironman.

You’ve battled your way through 2.4 miles of the swim and made it through the 112 miles of the Ironman Triathlon bike course. You’re about 6 miles into the run and can feel a blister growing on your toe. […]

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Welcome To Ironstruck

On February 21, 2017 By

Thanks for dropping by and welcome to IronStruck

Each time we go into a new year the sport of Triathlon picks up more and more speed and continues to take the world by storm.

Each year new races are born.

With every passing race, more observers become “Ironstruck.” More people move from the sidewalk […]

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Sold out field featured in Ironman 70.3 results 2017

The race in Dubai began with a 1.9k swim that began from Jumeirah public beach. It was followed by a 90k flat out and back bike course into the Arabian Desert and 21.1k three loop run alongside Jumeirah Beach.

The field for the pro men […]

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A new year of racing gets underway with Ironman 70.3 Pucon Results 2017.

Pucon, Chile had it’s beginnings in 2008 and quickly became a favorite race destination for triathletes.

The 1.9k swim swim takes place in Lake Villarrica. It’s followed by a challenging 90k bike course and a 21k run that takes the athletes […]

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Resolve to be a triathlete

On December 31, 2016 By

With another New Year upon us perhaps this is your year to resolve to be a triathlete.

We have so much to be thankful for in North America. There is turmoil all over the world and yet we are blessed with so much freedom of choice.

However it seems that living in the land […]

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Ironman marathon nonstop

On March 29, 2016 By

Running the Ironman marathon nonstop is difficult to do.

It’s particularly demoralizing for seasoned distance runners who have difficulty running the Ironman marathon nonstop.

Maybe they have several marathon finishes to their name and perhaps they have even broken the three hour mark, but once they get to the Ironman things seem to go wrong.

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The training and waiting may be drawing to a close, but just four weeks away from Ironman Triathlon and the anticipation, self-doubt, and second-guessing is hitting full stride.

That very moment when you decided to take on the Ironman challenge seems like so long ago and yet here you are, looking into the eye of […]

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Optimizing your Ironman marathon

On December 17, 2011 By

Tips on optimizing your Ironman marathon.

Are you like most triathletes and struggle when you get to the Ironman marathon and not aware of the importance of optimizing your Ironman marathon?

Most people who are new to triathlon are a bit surprised when they struggle with the run portion of the race. This is […]

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Taking on the Ironman Triathlon challenge can be pretty daunting and here are four common Ironman Triathlon swim obstacles triathletes often encounter.

There are many people who want nothing more than to reach the finish line of an Ironman Triathlon, but swimming is something that is not their strong suit. As a matter of fact, […]

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Your race will go smoother if you work on Common sense Ironman triathlon transitions.

Oh my God! I forgot my running shoes!

Yes, that’s happened before. A sleepy triathlete walks to the swim start area and gets all his numbering done and he’s wearing his favorite flip-flops. He forgot that he was going to […]

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