Posts Tagged ‘Century Tuna Ironman

11
Jun
18

Caught with My Pants Down: My First-Hand Account of the Century Tuna Underpants Run

When I learned that the Century Tuna Underpants Run will be its own event to be held in Manila, a part of me was dismayed as I’ve always associated the event with the Ironman.  But at the back of my mind, I still had some hope that the Ironman tradition would still stick around, and days before the first full-distance Ironman event in country, I was not disappointed!

Taken shortly after gun start.

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04
Jun
18

Nick Baldwin and Liz Blatchford emerge as top finishers of The Century Tuna Ironman Philippines 2018

It was history in the making as the Philippines hosted it’s first-ever full-distance IRONMAN event last weekend in Subic.  Participants came from all over the world and in the end, Seychelles’ Nick Baldwin and Australia’s Liz Blatchford emerged as its first ever champions.

It was an emotional finish for Nick Baldwin (left) as he became the first IRONMAN champion from Seychelles.  On the women’s side, it was Liz Blatchford from Australia that became the first female champion of IRONMAN Philippines.

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20
Mar
18

Feature: The Ironmen Among Us

Triathlon is one of the most challenging solitary sports one can partake, for various reasons.  Even training for a short distance event can be very daunting, what more if you’re aiming for a 70.3 or a full IRONMAN?  For those needing motivation, here are five individuals of various backgrounds that you may draw inspiration from.

Full-distance triathlon finishers come from all walks of life.

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