This is a story of an Ironman World Championships. At the time he had no idea what that meant or how he would do it and after a while, as things have a way of doing he got busy with life and he forgot all about The Ironman and Hawaii. He forgot until several years later when he had actually given up smoking and had taken up Triathlon. Nothing he had done up to then had given any indication that he should have had a reason to believe he had a chance at qualifying, but three years later when he asked Aisling, his wife if she thought it was possible she immediately said yes and then she added let's do it. Aisling's belief in him started us on a journey that led to treading water on the most iconic start line in triathlon, waiting for the cannon to fire at the start of the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. This is how he overcame all of the odds and discovered what it would take to get to the Ironman World Championships.
100k Miles is a coming of age story full of stories, lessons, and roadblocks. Patrick created a community of over 1 million hikers and photographers and traveled to the entire contiguous United States to grow the community. With a backbone of environmental conservation, Patrick searched incredibly extensively for nature's diverse
This is a story of an Ironman World Championships. At the time he had no idea what that meant or how he would do it and after a while, as things have a way of doing he got busy with life and he forgot all about The Ironman and Hawaii.
Authors: Michiko Kodama-Nishimoto, Warren Nishimoto, Cynthia A. Oshiro
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-01 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Talking Hawaii’s Story is the first major book in over a generation to present a rich sampling of the landmark work of Hawaii’s Center for Oral History. Twenty-nine extensive oral histories introduce readers to the sights and sounds of territorial Waikiki, to the feeling of community in Palama, in Kona,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-03-31 - Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Kona is one of the world's premium coffees. Given its small-scale cultivation on family farms, however, it has been especially susceptible to price swings and market gluts. A Cup of Aloha is a heartfelt portrait of the farmers, millers, landowners, merchants, and laborers who struggled to keep themselves and their