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PJC

Mar 4, 13 19:40

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on kimmel he said he is doung kona this year

tips on time?



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Nick B

Mar 4, 13 19:54

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Hell's Aid Station Nightmare?


Jackb

Mar 4, 13 20:13

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Kona watered down some more............ what a joke that 'race' has become


mauricemaher

Mar 4, 13 20:17

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DQ for abusing volunteers, race officials etc.

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shadwell

Mar 4, 13 20:30

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Kick me in the swim, you F7cker... i'll f*kin have you.. took me helmet off before me shoes were on... f&ck off ... no drafting... just try and f&ckin stop me ya cahns...
no outside assistance.. get F4cked....

Etc etc etc... is how i imagine his day going... i hope there are no kids on the sides lines or in transition... Bless him....

Re the sport becoming a joke... hardly.. if he does it then good on him just like every one else who takes this challenge on... its hard work no matter who you are... so credit where credits due IMO....


AmaDablam

Mar 4, 13 20:46

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Celebs at Kona? Bollocks. SHUT IT DOWN!


BCtriguy1

Mar 4, 13 20:50

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Ramsay was actually on the verge of the pro soccer ranks in the UK before an injury halted his career and he went on to become who he is today. The guy is no slouch when it comes to athletics, and I bet will dust more then a few slowtwitchers in Kona if he attacks training with the same dedication that he did cooking.


AmaDablam

Mar 4, 13 20:58

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BCtriguy1 wrote:
Ramsay was actually on the verge of the pro soccer ranks in the UK before an injury halted his career and he went on to become who he is today. The guy is no slouch when it comes to athletics, and I bet will dust more then a few slowtwitchers in Kona if he attacks training with the same dedication that he did cooking.

My guess is he won't be beating many people.

The dude's time in the London marathon last year was 4:26. His wife beat him by fifteen minutes. He has run it many times before but I don't know what type of times he did.


sharkbait_au

Mar 4, 13 21:29

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He heard about the "baking heat" out on the course and figures "piece of cake".

Insanity seemed like the only sane option.


KonaCoffee

Mar 4, 13 21:43

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sharkbait_au wrote:
He heard about the "baking heat" out on the course and figures "piece of cake".

yeah, just tell him its a nice cool, calm time of the year. :P


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imjustin

Mar 4, 13 22:41

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I WILL ALLOW HIM TO DRAFT ME FOR THE FULL 112 IF HE PREPARES THE CARBO-LOADING PASTA PARTY.

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Barchettaman

Mar 4, 13 23:25

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I think in the past he's run low-3 hrs in London. He's certainly done the LM loads of times.
Although his prediliction for amyl nitrate during sex over the last few years could have taken the edge off his aerobic ability.

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mattmatt

Mar 5, 13 0:37

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He trained with a Scottish football team which is the same as a kick about in you local park the standard is that low ;)


doug_steel

Mar 5, 13 1:11

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Oh no, not again....

Every year or so, for the last decade, another rumour comes around that he is going to do an Ironman. I'll believe it when I see it.


PJC

Mar 5, 13 1:34

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doug he said it on tv no rumor



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Maca944

Mar 5, 13 2:16

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He gains my respect if he qualifies as a regular agegrouper. If he gets a waiver because of his celeb status that would suck big time, in my opinion.

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doug_steel

Mar 5, 13 3:16

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Yeh, just like the previous times, states in an interview he is doing one and never does, I'll believe it when I see it.

Here's a thread from 2008

http://forum.slowtwitch.com/...rum.cgi?post=1780900


James Haycraft

Mar 5, 13 3:45

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Jackb wrote:
Kona watered down some more............ what a joke that 'race' has become

Surely this was meant to be in pink...?


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Tri-Banter

Mar 5, 13 3:48

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Maca944 wrote:
He gains my respect if he qualifies as a regular agegrouper. If he gets a waiver because of his celeb status that would suck big time, in my opinion.

Maybe he registered for the Lottery.






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zamm0

Mar 5, 13 4:27

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if that is what has been reported, it's a publicity stunt or an intention


Travis R

Mar 5, 13 5:30

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Why do we give jerks like Gordon Ramsay any attention? I refuse to watch his show, just from what I've accidentally seen in the ads. I just don't understand society's fascination with people who treat other people so poorly.

/end rant (sorry - I think I'm in a bad mood today).

I'm sooo totally boycotting Kona this year.



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WelshinPhilly

Mar 5, 13 6:13

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AmaDablam wrote:
Celebs at Kona? Bollocks. SHUT IT DOWN!

Well played.


apbadger

Mar 5, 13 6:30

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James Haycraft wrote:
Jackb wrote:
Kona watered down some more............ what a joke that 'race' has become


Surely this was meant to be in pink...?

I'm assuming that as well.


novascotia1988

Mar 5, 13 8:42

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Didn't Joe Bastianich do Kona before? Maybe it's some lame Master Chef host against host publicity stunt?


apbadger

Mar 5, 13 8:44

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Pretty sure he did last year. I don't see the big fuss in this. I'd rather see how someone famous does than some random AG athlete who won their way in through the lottery.

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