Sub Nine: History's Fastest Ironwomen by Timothy Moore is a book about the 22 women who have finished an Ironman in less than nine hours. Foreword by Ironman.com managing editor Kevin Mackinnon.
Every generation is defined in part by the achievements of its athletes. Triathlon is one of the youngest and one of the fastest growing sports around the world. In the last four seasons in particular, professional women triathletes have been pacing each other to faster and faster finishing times. This book profiles the fastest iron-distance women professionals-ever. In all, 22 women have finished an iron-distance race in less than 9 hours. Make no mistake, these are the elite of the elites. This book contains snapshots into what drives these athletes. [more]