The Ironman World Championship has been held annually in Hawaii since 1978, with an additional race in 1982. It is owned and organized by the World Triathlon Corporation. It is the annual culmination of a series of Ironman triathlon qualification races held throughout the world.
He's already completed a marathon and Olympic distance triathalons, now Scott Rigsby is taking on the Ironman. He's hoping to be the very first person to complete it without legs.... - 10.13.2007, GoogleVideo