On the Blog — Ironman

ELIUD BREAKS THE BARRIER & JAN IS TRIATHLON WORLD CHAMPION

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ELIUD KIPCHOGE BREAKS THE BARRIER On October 12th 2019 the World witnessed sports history. Eliud Kipchoge broke the 2-hour marathon barrier and finished the 42,2 kilometres in one hour, fifty-nine minutes and forty seconds. Eliud Kipchoge is now the holder of both the official World Record and the Unofficial World Record. THE FUELING STRATEGY - From Maurten Maurten are currently evaluating the INEOS 1:59 challenge and are not able to confirm the exact intake of carbohydrates. But, the strategy was similar to the one applied during his World Record race in Berlin 2018. Every  5 kilometres Eliud received a bottle containing 250 millilitres of Drink Mix...

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Ironman World Champs - Kona Hawaii - Sat, 12 Oct

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Ironman World Champs Kona Hawaii - Sat, 12 Oct • 5:25 pm BST Maurten fuelled athlete Jan Frodeno recorded back to back Kona wins in 2015, 2016 and is back in Kona to attempt to win back his crown as World Champion. The main contending brits in the mens pro race feature David McNamee, who finished third in Kona over the the past two years, and we see the debut  Alistair Brownlee. Joe Skipper is also back having finished seventh in 2018. In the ladies pro race the Daniela Ryf will be back to defend her crown. For the brits Lucy Charles-Barclay, second in both 2017...

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XMiles welcomes Jack Gammon to the ambassador team

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At XMiles we are always on the look out for contributors to feature in our Runners Profiles section and fulfilling our ethos to SUPPORT INDIVIDUALS AND TEAMS IN CHALLENGES WITHOUT BARRIERS OF ABILITY. At the White Star Running East Farm Frolic, the first 12 hour race hosted by WSR we had the pleasure to meet Jack Gammon and his family. Instantly, Jack's passion for running and his desire to share his experiences with others was obvious and we invited him to join our ambassadors team, so you too could hear about his experiences. Jack has already completed multiple marathons, ultra marathons, Ironman events and iconic mountain races in Transvulcania Ultramarathon. Jack is running The North Face® Lavaredo...

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