Fourteen-year-old Tim Bannon was born without arms, but he didn't let that stop him from competing in, and finishing, the Lifetime Kids Triathlon in Chicago. Talk about an inspiration!
The Chicago Triathlon turned into a duathlon due to "unfavorable swim conditions" on Lake Michigan, but almost 10,000 athletes took part this weekend and @ChiTribPhoto was there to capture all the action.
Triathletes participate in 2019 Chicago Triathlon in spite of ‘unfavorable swim conditions’ that forced cancellation of swim portion
Chicago Triathlon swim portion canceled due to hazardous water conditions, athletes to compete in duathlon
Boy, 14, with no arms finishes Chicago triathlon in under an hour
He’s 14, was born without arms — and just completed the Chicago Triathlon: "It was fun. But a bigger challenge than I expected"
His workout video became a viral phenomenon. Now this suburban teen, who was born without arms, is set to compete in the Chicago Triathlon.
At 87, a Naperville man is the oldest competitor in 2018 Chicago Triathlon, being held this Sunday along the lakefront Joining him will be a St. Louis mom of three, one of the first hijabi athletes to compete in the race