Not Giving Up in the Last Hour of 2013 Ironman® World Championship

Photo of Melodie Cronenberg finishing the 2013 Ironman World Championship race, photo from

Caption: Our good friend and inspiration, Melodie Cronenberg of Las Vegas, Nevada, crosses the finish line. She competed in the Ironman 70.3 World Championships last month (September) and will compete  in Ironman Arizona next month (November) — wow!

The next time you don’t feel like going for a walk or jog, doing a swim workout, or eating something healthy instead of a cookie, think of the triathletes who didn’t give up, who gave everything they had to make it to the finish line of this year’s Ironman® World Championships before the dreaded cut off time.

This photo gallery on celebrates their grit, determination, and ELATION of finishing this race.

Get ready to be inspired!

About Bonnie Parrish-Kell

Publisher & Chief Diva here at Slowpoke Divas. I always feel better after a good workout or matter how sore I am afterwards. Tweet me @bparrishkell or @slowpokedivas. Instagram: @slowpokedivas