Hundreds of triathletes hit Springfield road and waterways for IRONMAN western Mass.

Hundreds of the world’s best athletes participated in IRONMAN 70.3 Western Massachusetts early Sunday morning. Western Mass News caught up with some of the triathletes who shared with us their reaction to the first IRONMAN event in the western Mass. “It was great, it was really well done, the place was great, the community came out and really supported the race, which was awesome,” said Scott Bradley of Rochester, New York. “The whole bike ride, people were out cheering in front of their houses, which was awesome.” Some of the athletes told Western Mass News about the biggest challenges the course presented to them.

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