Big Island triathlete, Andrea Bess, has signed on to represent Breakthrough Nutrition. Andrea is an up and coming age group athlete who has two finishes at the Ford Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii.
The International Triathlon Coaching Association (ITCA) trains coaches who can help the growing number of nonprofits that are turning to triathlons and other races as fundraisers. The online training incorporates science, application and successful business models.
James Lawrence, a 34-year-old Utah man, is racing in a world record number of 70.3 mile Half Ironman events, with the goal to raise both awareness of the drought situation in Eastern Kenya, and funds to build water retention systems to combat that issue.