“The Athlete In You, A Proud Tradition” a morning at Salt River High School with the Salt River Children’s Foundation was our service project at IRONMAN Arizona. SRHS students in grades 7-12 participated in fitness and nutrition workshops with local IRONMAN athletes from Salt River, as well as IRONMAN athletes from around the world. Students […]
The IRONMAN Foundation and Make A Wish Foundation partnered for the first time at the 2017 IRONMAN World Championship to bring 12 year old Wish Kid Nicholas Purschke of St. Louis, MO to Kona to meet his triathlon heroes. Watch Nicholas’ inspiring story, his brave battle with ALD (Adrenoleukodystrophy) and his adventure in Kona. #AnythingIsPossible […]
In 2017, more than 1,800 athletes volunteered at 14 service projects in IRONMAN race communities, creating change in countless lives. Take this trip around the globe and join us at your next race and #RaceForMore. Give globally, act locally. www.ironmanfoundation.org
In 2017, 29 athletes raced the IRONMAN World Championship and raised a record-breaking $850,000 in support of the IRONMAN Foundation’s programs including the Community Fund and Women For Tri. Check out this recap and join us. We #RaceForMore.
Our IRONMAN Foundation Service Project at the 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship was a large-scale swim initiative for local youth in partnership with the Freeman Family Foundation and Chattanooga Youth & Family Development. Some youth will receive scholarships to learn to swim and others will receive scholarships to join their local swim team. The initiative […]
80% of cardiac incidents happen at home or in public. By learning Hands-Only CPR, you can double or even triple a victim’s rate of survival. The IRONMAN Foundation in partnership with the American Red Cross trained more than 700 people how to perform Hands-Only CPR inside IRONMAN Village at IRONMAN Lake Placid. As a result, […]
As part of IRONMAN Boulder race week, we worked with Paradox Sports to first restore the hiking trails of Eldorado Springs State Park, and later held an adaptive rock climbing clinic. For our service project volunteers, TriClubs, teams and athletes, including our Team IMF Ambassador Captain Mike Reilly and Pro Triathlete Ambassador Mirinda Carfrae, it […]
As part of IRONMAN 70.3 race weekend, we helped restore the flood-damaged hiking trails and camp sites of Lake Sonoma with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Friends of Lake Sonoma. For our service project volunteers, TriClubs, teams and athletes, including our Team IMF Pro Triathlete Ambassadors Mirinda Carfrae and Timothy O’Donnell, it was […]