Frederik Van Lierde wins Ironman
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii -- Belgium's Frederik Van Lierde won the Ironman World Championship on Saturday, running down the leaders and bursting into the lead with less than 10 miles to go.
Australia's Mirinda Carfrae took the women's race for the second time, shaving nearly 2 minutes off the course record and lowering her own race marathon record by nearly 3 minutes.
In muggy, but calm conditions, the 34-year-old Van Lierde finished the 2.4-mile ocean swim, 112-mile bike ride through ...
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