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Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship - Sports Techie blog

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship – Sports Techie blog

Mission Apolo Is Built By Chocolate Milk And Ready For Kona IRONMAN World Championship

The IRONMAN World Championship Built by Chocolate Milk series with Apolo Ohno and last year with Hines Ward, is a true testament to the recovery power of this delicious choco liquid drink and these aging athletes. I enjoyed blogging about their training habits, sports technology and build up to this Big Island event. Unfortunately, our Sports Techie community blog Q &A request to fellow Seattleite Ohno was again denied by the former speed skating world champion so we wish him and teammates, Jen Ator the best come Saturday.

There's only one stop left on their Mission Apolo journey – race days 2.4 mike swim, 112 miles of cycling and 26.2 mile run, all in under 17 hours.

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Mission Apolo – Built With Chocolate Milk, Episode 2: Building A Foundation

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

In Mission Apolo: Building a Foundation, it’s a day of training, nutrition and fun for speedskating champion Apolo Ohno and his teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health. As part of their training and recovery journey towards the IRONMAN World Championship, they’re coached in open water swimming interval run training by 6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie, an Aussie endurance sport superstar.

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women's Health

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health

MISSION APOLO Episode 2: Building a Foundation

After an active day, they meet with nutritionist Wendy Bazilian, to learn how to properly fuel for sport and exercise, and recover with lowfat chocolate milk...

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Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo”

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo” - Sports Techie blog

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo” – Sports Techie blog

Apolo Ohno Documents His Ironman Training in Web Series “Mission Apolo”

World-champion speedskater Apolo Ohno has come out of retirement to take on the biggest athletic challenge of his career, the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship. The Sports Techie community blog will support Seattles’ own – Ohno, by sharing the inspiring and entertaining new web series documenting his grueling endurance racetraining for our global readers.

In the first episode of the eight-part webisode series, NFL legend Hines Ward, who competed in last year's IRONMAN race, officially passes the torch to Apolo Ohno and Women's Health magazine's Jen Ator, who will be training and competing alongside Apolo.

In the first episode of the eight-part webisode series, NFL legend Hines Ward, who competed in last year’s IRONMAN race, officially passes the torch to Apolo Ohno and Women’s Health magazine’s Jen Ator, who will be training and competing alongside Apolo.

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Swiss Sports Technology Invention By On For Running Uses Science Of Running Shoes

David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders

David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders

Can science make your run faster, healthier and more fun, of course. ETH Zurich –one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences – is showcasing innovation by Swiss running shoe brand On during the Zürich Meets New York. ETH are presenting information about “the science of running shoes” at this Arts & Science event on May 18-19. Sports Techie community blog readers, runners and everyday walkers worldwide should know that EZH is known as the M.I.T of Zurich where the Swiss On running shoe was invented by an ETH engineer and tested in ETH research. David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders...

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First-ever US Women’s Ski Jumping Team Documents Training in Web Series REFUEL USA By Got Milk

The New Women's Ski Jumping Team USA Got Chocolate Milk

The New Women’s Ski Jumping Team USA Got Chocolate Milk

Women’s Ski Jumping USA is composed of seven extraordinary women who are making history. This team of inspirational athletes bonded over their passion for flight and because of their influence, for the first time, women are able to compete at the highest level in the sport. The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share a sports tech centric part of the story about these pioneering women drink chocolate milk to help fly the length of a football field on a snow covered ramp in excess of 60 miles per hour down mountains as they prepare and train for Sochi. The XXII Olympic Winter Games, or the 22nd Winter Olympics, are scheduled to take place February 6th – 23rd, 2014 on the NBC Sports Network.

First-ever US Women’s Ski Jumping Team Documents Training in Web Series REFUEL USA By Got Milk - ESPN image

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Brett Favre Live Tweets NFL Draft On New Sqor Sports Technology Platform

The Sqor game-changing social sports platform together with NFL Legend Favre, players Canty, Chris Culliver, Terrence Campbell and Mo Claiborne, plus draftees Andre Ellington and Michael Williams, will deliver exclusive 2013 NFL Draft Analysis on Sqor.com.

The Sqor game-changing social sports platform together with NFL Legend Favre, players Canty, Chris Culliver, Terrence Campbell and Mo Claiborne, plus draftees Andre Ellington and Michael Williams, will deliver exclusive 2013 NFL Draft Analysis on Sqor.com.

Brett Favre Live Tweets NFL Draft On New Sqor Sports Technology Platform. Sqor is a new sports business venture of Virtual Fan Network, the digital sports innovator that Brett Favre, Chris Canty and other professional athletes are happy to be a part of. Sqor social network is connecting sports fans directly to athletes. Today at 5 pm EST on ESPN, the greatest QB in NFL history will evaluate the top of the NFL draft via video on the Sqor platform.

NFL Draft

Sqor (Social Media Management Software Graveyard) is a new sports platform that co...

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Refuel ‘Got Chocolate Milk? cameras follow Hines Ward IRONMAN webisodes in partnership with CAF

Follow Hines Ward’s journey to “BECOME ONE,” learn about the science behind the recovery benefits of chocolate milk, and check out exclusive training tips and videos at gotchocolatemilk.com.

Follow Hines Ward’s journey to “BECOME ONE,” learn about the science behind the recovery benefits of chocolate milk, and check out exclusive training tips and videos at gotchocolatemilk.com.

Former Super Bowl MVP Hines Ward is taking on a new post-football challenge, training for the Ironman World Championship. In the new documentary series “Become One,” which debuted this week, Hines and his fellow training partners prepare with eight-time IRONMAN triathlon champion Paula Newby-Fraser, for the most grueling athletic challenge of their lives: the 2013 Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i.

“Playing football was tough but training for a 140.6-mile swim, bike and run is probably the biggest challenge of my life,” said Ward, a 14-year pro football veteran and champi...

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