Ironman U.S. Championship

Credit 1010 WINS reporter Gary Baumgarten

Participant Dies After Experiencing ‘Distress’ At Ironman U.S. Championship

Concern over whether participants would get to swim the more than two-mile first leg was outweighed by the fact that one of the participants died after experiencing what race organizers described as distress during the Hudson River swim.

08/11/2012

Hudson River near Tarrytown. (credit: CBS 2)

Hudson River Sewage Release Might Impact ‘Ironman’ Triathlon

The rupture at the 40-year-old pipe on Wednesday afternoon required a partial system shutdown, which means raw sewage can’t make it to the treatment plant in Yonkers.

08/09/2012