Jill's day job consists of keeping servers humming, business clients happy, and banking regulators satisfied. Over the past 18 months, Jill's passion has become setting goals that challenge her body and mind in ways she never thought possible. She's lost 100lbs in this crazy process, ran several 5Ks, a triathlon, and even an adventure race. CrossFit has become her latest passion. It's hard to go from banker to Olympic lifter, but it's a transition she loves makeing every day.
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@ VOL 105
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An Ironman triathlon is one of the hardest endurance races in the world; a 3.8km swim followed by a 180km bike ride and a 42.2km marathon to finish. Surely, only a super-human athletes with elite endurance could possibly hope to participate in such an event? Wrong; in this presentation, Gueorgui Tcherednitchenko presents the story of a perfectly average guy's adventures in Ironman training, and lessons that he learned from it along the way.
"Presentation of the Day" on August 3, 2013.
Feeding the Achieve
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@ VOL 19
ON AUG 15, 2013
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@ VOL 24
ON AUG 04, 2015
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