Chrissie has won the Hawaiian Ironman the past two years and set the world record on July 12, 2009, in an Ironman distance race at the Quell Challenge Roth. She beat the old record by 13 minutes and 49 seconds! She is a quiet giant of the sport and I think she is just getting started.

Chrissie on Sports Illustrated.com

Photo: Tim Mantoani Photography

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