a moment in tri history

For those of you who are sorely uncultured in triathlon history 101, here is a short video of the moment that put triathlon's spirit of never giving up in the face of the "armchair athlete".

A few of them even got up off the chairs, sofas, beanbags, etc. and were on the start line the next year.

And if that wasn't motivating enough...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MTn1v5TGK_w&rel=1]