"There is no magic pill! Hard work and determination are the keys to everything in life" Lew Hollander
85 years young, Lew Hollander is the oldest competitor in the world still competing in Ironman Triathlons. Lew is a thirty year veteran, beginning in 1985 and racing over 50 full Ironman’s throughout the world.
Iron Lew is the oldest person in the world at 82 yrs young to complete a full Ironman being honored by the Guinness Book of World Records. He will be competing at the IRONMAN World Championship in Kona, Hawaii October 10th, 2015. He has opened a whole new age group of 85-89. This will be Lew’s 25th time to Kona and a two time World Champion.
Iron Lew’s strength and persistence is truly Inspirational!
“We do not quit playing because we grow old, we grow old because we quit playing.” Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
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Making World History.....
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and bring him across that
FINISH LINE AT 85 YRS YOUNG
Swim 2.5 miles / Bike 112 miles / Run 26 miles
"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming –
WOW--What a Ride!"