"It was an honor just to be there because of the incredible athletes I got to race along side, former Olympic gold medalists included!" she said.
A 70.3 Ironman consists of a 1.2 mile open water swim, 56 mile bike, and 13.1 mile run. Mary did the swim in 31 minutes, the bike in 2:46, and ran a 1:34 half-marathon. She placed 26th in her division, with a time of 4 hours 58 minutes
Congratulations, Mary! You are an inspiration.
|Here's Mary (in the green hat) crossing the finish line.|