2010 Photo Contest, Sports Action, Stories, 1st prize
Photographer

Donald Miralle, Jr.

10 October, 2009

British Chrissie Wellington crosses the finish line. Her time of 8:54.02 broke the women's record, which had been in place for 17 years, by nearly a minute. 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. Competitors must endure scorching temperatures and crosswinds of up to 70 kph.

About

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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