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Mike Thompson: Triathlon Is A Team Sport

As we told you earlier in the week, we are thrilled to welcome Mike Thompson to the TriWivesClub. If you didn’t see our introduction, please read about his amazing story, Mike Thompson: A True Ironman Inspiration, We are just in awe of this young man. He inspires us to make ourselves and the world a better place. We can’t wait to see what amazing feats…

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Mike Thompson: A True Ironman Inspiration

The TriWives are thrilled to have Mike Thompson, a 4-time cancer survivor and 2012 Kona Ironman, joining us as a guest blogger.  Mike will discuss the importance of supporters in every aspect of his life and what it’s like to be a tri supporter for his many friends.  His story truly embodies the spirit, dedication, and optimism of this sport. When he’s not training, racing,…

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Original Ironman Dave Orlowski

Do you know Dave Orlowski?   If not you should!!!  He is one of the Original Ironman, who finished 3rd in the 1978 event and is still racing.  Today, however, he is a spectator at Ironman Wisconsin.  He had this great recommendation for us:  “Cheer and yell loud for the athletes coming out of the swim.  I used to clap, but after 17 hours my hands…

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Nell Stephenson – Paleoista Sherpa

We are so pleased to introduce you to our friend, Nell Stephenson.  Nell, a tri supporter, nutritionist, author, Paleo, educator, and age group Ironman World Championship qualifier AND finisher is above all a great person. We had the pleasure of meeting Nell two years ago at the 70.3 Ironman World Championship; again a case of triathlons bringing people together.  Nell is the author of two…

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