For those who are not familiar with Kona Inspired, it is a contest which allows people to tell their story of how they live the Kona mantra that "anything is possible". The winners of the contest will get a spot for the 2013 Ironman World Championship in Hawaii.
One of my best friends whom I've known since elementary school has a pretty amazing story to tell and was accepted as a finalist for the contest. The past few years have been quite difficult for him and his determination and perseverance truly embody the spirit of triathlon.
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