Illinois’ Ultimate Ironman Takes on the World Championship

Born on the South Side, raised in Lincolnshire, and now residing in Wauconda, Andrew Starykowicz is the fastest cyclist in Ironman history. He’s back...

PTO Seeks to Acquire Ironman: An interview with the new CEO

On Monday, the Pro Triathletes Organization (PTO) announced intentions to attempt to purchase the World Triathlon Corporation (Ironman). Ironman is currently owned by the...

North Shore Tri (part deux)

The weather tried its hardest on Sunday, August 15th to disappoint local triathletes again, but race organizers never wavered as the rain let up...

North Shore Triathlon

I’ve come to the conclusion this year that if it’s Sunday and raining in the Chicagoland area, it must be race day! Such was...

Experience Triathlon Sprint Tri (Pleasant Prairie, Wisc.)

Last week, triathletes in Chicago were hoping to get wet prior to the swim cancellation due to Lake Michigan water conditions.  This week, just...

Ironman 70.3 World Championship (Nice, France)

It was a privilege to participate and complete this race. I am ecstatic to have raced among the fastest women in the sport. I...

Special Needs Bags 101

You’ve spent months training for the big day:  Preparing your body for 140.6 miles and miles of swimming, biking and running.  You’ve survived your...

Triathletes React: The Chicago Triathlon Swim Cancellation

The 37th annual Chicago Triathlon presented by Life Time took place in downtown Chicago along the lakefront this past weekend and nearly 10,000 athletes...

MMTT to Host 2018 Illinois High School Triathlon Championship

The MMTT Youth Triathlon, supported by Northwestern Medicine, is honored to have been chosen by USA Triathlon as the event to host the 2018...

Local Club Wins USA Triathlon High School National Championship

Seventeen members of the Sammy’s Fox Valley Region Club Team traveled to University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa for the USA Triathlon High School National...