Most female athletes will never see a six-figure paycheck or sponsorship deal. Instead, they're managing full-time jobs alongside their sports careers.
Heading into the summer eying the qualifiers for London 2012, the star triathlete has been nothing but dominant in Olympic-distance races.
After taking time off from track and field, Lauryn Williams returns to the sport a refreshed -- and refocused -- runner.
At 39, Olympic gold medalist Janet Evans is focused on another aspect of swimming: pool safety.
To complete an Ironman triathlon is impressive. To place in one is a feat. To win the 140-mile slugfest just 14 weeks after heart surgery? Well, that's super-human.
Multisport athletes are flocking to this weekend's USAT Duathlon National Championships, giving the sport's profile a major boost.