Ironman 70.3

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Double amputee takes on Ironman

Scott Rigsby has overcome his obstacles to train for Sunday's ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta and to become an inspirational speaker.
By Chris Gay | Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Carrie Brooks

Brooks started running at the end of 2004 because of a little sibling rivalry with her sister, Katie Hansen. The pair signed up for Team in Training, and they eventually ran half marathons and ...
By Chris Gay | Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Ironman participants gear up

Ironman 70.3 Augusta participants began checking in Friday at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center.
By Meg Mirshak | Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Wes Turner

Wes Turner grew up playing baseball and football and started running in 2003, participating in 5Ks and half marathons.
By Chris Gay | Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012

Local woman, daughter to compete

Anslee Cannon, 18, is the youngest participant in the Half Ironman. Her mother, Marci, is competing despite a recent biking accident.
By Scott Michaux | Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012

Spectators can catch Ironman competitors in action

The fourth annual ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta brings thousands of world-class athletes to town. But if you're not participating, you still have ample opportunity to enjoy the race.
By Chris Gay | Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012

If you, and your Ironman, need a break try these pit stops

Try these pit stops in downtown Augusta while you're waiting for Sunday in the ESi Ironman 70.3 triathlon.
By Danielle Wong Moores | Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012

Ironman of the day: Devon Kijewski

Kijewski, who took off this semester at USC Aiken and is waiting to hear back for her application to the nursing program, broke her back in a May 2011 car accident.
Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012

Ironman event will test competitors

Of the more than 3,000 athletes competing in triathlon, Augusta resident Katie Hansen knows she won’t be among the leaders. But that’s no reflection on just how far she’s come.
By Billy Byler | Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Kristin Hannon

Ironman of the Day: Kristin Hannon
By Valerie Rowell | Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012

Ironman cycling route will provide challenges

The fourth annual ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta triathlon is the world's largest of its kind with more than 3,000 competitors, and the second stage of the event will see them bike 56 miles through ...
By Billy Byler | Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Brian Killips

Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

River ready for Ironman swimmers

Despite weeds and shallower water, the Savannah River is ready for Sunday's Ironman swimmers.
By Rob Pavey | Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Road closures set for Ironman event

Several roads will be closed this weekend for the ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta, according to race organizers.
Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Randy DuTeau

DuTeau is competing in the cycling portion as part of a three-man relay team. His goal is to post a time of two hours, 35 minutes or better.
Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012

Ironman of the Day: Meredith Atwood

Meredith Atwood, a 32-year-old soon-to-be author, will compete in her second Ironman 70.3.
Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012

Spectators can feel part of race

Augusta Sports Council CEO Brinsley Thigpen wants everyone to know you don't have to compete in the fourth annual Ironman 70.3 Augusta to soak in the event.
By Chris Gay | Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012

Ironman energizes Augusta's economy

More than 3,400 athletes are expected this week for the fourth annual ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta triathlon, but their money is already rolling in.
By Steve Crawford | Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012

September visitors to generate $5.3 million

The ESi Ironman 70.3 and other events in the Augusta area are expected to generate more than $5.3 million in direct visitor spending.
Friday, Aug 31, 2012

Ironman event to benefit wounded soldiers

Ironman announced an exclusive partnership with The Scott Rigsby Foundation as the title charity sponsor of Ironman 70.3 Augusta.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012

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