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What’s in a Kona Qualifier?

“Qualifying for the biggest event in triathlon is no easy task, regardless of an athlete’s natural ability.” Swiftwick was excited to have Amber Ferreira and Wil Emery compete with the elite in the Ironman World Championship in Kona. While watching … Continue reading

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Lessons from Kona

Amber Ferreira was excited to come to Kona to race with the top athletes from around the world in the Ironman World Championship. Crossing the finish line with a time of 9:45:41, Ferreira showed the athletes and spectators what she … Continue reading

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Ironman World Championship Recap

Over the weekend, the elite athletes from all over the world came together to compete in the 36th annual Ironman World Championship in Kailua Kona, Hawaii. While they were on the island, the athletes took in the beautiful scenery as … Continue reading

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The Inside Scoop On What It Takes To Compete in Kona

Every year since 1978, elite athletes travel from all over the world to Kona, Hawaii to compete in the Ironman World Championship. In order to compete in this event, you must place in one of the qualification races that take … Continue reading

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#WickNationWednesday Highlights Samantha Morrison

This week we are highlighting triathlete Samantha Morrison! Samantha recently got introduced to Swiftwick in Hawaii at the Ironman World Championships when she ran into Southeast Sales Manager, Grant Castle. Read below how Samantha, who is a full time Air … Continue reading

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Swiftwick’s Journey to IRONMAN Kona: Wil’s Race, Part 3

By: Swiftwick Regional Sales Manager and IRONMAN, Wil Emery The Run. I pulled into T2 with good legs, feeling ready to start the run after a longer-than-anticipated pit stop in the change tent.  The first 10+ miles on Ali’i Drive, … Continue reading

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Swiftwick’s Journey to IRONMAN Kona: Wil’s Race, Part 2

By: Swiftwick Regional Sales Manager and IRONMAN, Wil Emery ←Read Wil’s Kona Journey Part 1 The Swim.  It’s common for racers to exit Kona’s swim after 60 to 70 minutes of beating each other to death.  Because we’re all out … Continue reading

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Swiftwick’s Journey to IRONMAN Kona: Grant’s First Kona

By: Regional Sales Manager, Grant Castle The daily routine seems to become a dull roar that drowns out the voices in my head…no, not those voices, we’ll leave that topic alone for now.  The voices in question query about adventures … Continue reading

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