Australian runner Turia Pitt suffered severe burns on 65% of her body after being trapped in a bushfire during a race in 2011. She was told she would never be able to compete again. After 200 operations, she was able to participate in the Hawaii Ironman triathlon, completing 226km (140 miles).
Have you ever wondered what is necessary to be a marathon runner? It’s not only exceptional physical fitness and a passion for the sport; it is also adequate gear.
Noah Aldrich became a local hero after completing a mini-triathlon at the age of 8.