We recently published a short piece in the "Notebook" section about Fred Sommers' Great Floridian Triathon gearing up to celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2015. Fred was nice enough to pass along some memorabilia from his archives, including the now somewhat primitive-looking finish line from the inaugural race in '91.
This is the kind of story we tell each other over a beer. It’s a triathlon classic from the wooly early days of the sport, when the world was just waking up to the notion of triathlon, and even folks in the business were learning as they went. It was on-the-job training for everyone,...Read More