Kona IronMan 2014 Buildup….

My Kona IronMan 2014 experience…. Written by the biggest fan of a loved one….

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My Number 1: Garron Mosley

Aloha Kona; what’s going on?

Picture this: a heady mix of athletes and supporters drinking Kona coffee laced with almond milk or iced coconut water, or sitting in cafes offering meal options named after the pros or walking through the town as she prepares once more for IronMan. Then imagine the procession of athletes in training passing on TT bikes or running half-naked showing off bodies that are deeply bronzed, fit, toned and yet showing unspoken vulnerability as they glisten drenched with sweat. Add to this the usual mix of locals and heady honey-moon love. Yep…. a potent busy mix!

A quiet Kailua village seawall; where it all starts tomorrow

A quiet Kailua village seawall; where it all starts tomorrow!

This place is buzzing; that there is no denying.

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