Off the table as options (because they are already done):
1) let the everyman in via Lottery
2) let celebrities (of all sorts) in via "celebrity slots"
I am cross posting something from my friend Steve Fleck. Fleck is a Canadian and owner of Nineteen Wetsuits. Great guy who keeps it real.
What is it about this one race? Why do young and old, vets and newbies become transfixed and obsessed by this one race in the sport of triathlon? What is the attraction?
Despite the spread of Ironman races around the world, this is the one Ironman that everyone wants to do.
It's the race that we all seem to want to talk about. It's the race that we all want to handicap and speculate about.
Why is that?
Comments here or at the blog are welcome.