2010 Photo Contest, Sports, 1st prize

Donald Miralle, Jr.

10 October, 2009

Rudy Garcia-Tolson, 21, missed the time limit in the cycle leg and so was not allowed to begin the marathon, but the Paralympic gold medalist was previously the first amputee to finish the Ironman triathlon. The Hawaiian Ironman World Championships is a grueling annual triathlon comprising a 3.86 km swim, a 180.25 km bicycle race and a 42.195 km marathon with a strict 17-hour time limit.

About the photographer

Donald Miralle, Jr.

After completing his Bachelor's degree in fine arts at UCLA and working as a photo assistant in Los Angeles, Donald Miralle landed an entry-level job with Allsport Photography. H...

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