Starykowics and Piampiano win IM 70.3 New Orleans

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Sarah Piampiano successfully defends to claim third title in five years…

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Sarah Piampiano Wins Ironman 70.3 New Orleans


Sarah Piampiano won the half Ironman in a time of 4:19:57. It was the California resident’s second consecutive victory in the Ironman New Orleans 70.3.

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Stepping Up Your Game


If you get knocked down…get back up again!

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Risking it all

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Sarah Piampiano quit her corporate job in NYC to become top triathlete in the world.

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It’s how you sit on the bike

As an amateur athelete one of the post-race emails I dread the most is the one from the on course photographer.

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Sarah Piampiano


Sarah Piampiano is a 35 year old former-top-ski-racer-turned-pro-triathlete with an amazing back story. She went from 120 hour work weeks at HSBC Securities to the life of a struggling professional triathlete in 2012. After winning a full Ironman and two Ironman 70.3 races plus finishing seventh in Kona this past October with the second fastest run of the day, Sarah has proven that she has what it takes to be one of the best. Her stories about her two older brothers are epic. Love those guys!

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From a friendly bet to Ironman champion for Sarah Piampiano


There was a time when Sarah Piampiano took up smoking just so she could catch her breath.

It was after she moved to New York City in 2005 to work in mergers and acquisitions for HSBC. She was thrilled with the job. It was intense and exciting, an around-the-clock marathon of 14- and 16-hour days sprinkled with 3 a.m. conference calls to China.

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