The IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship wouldn’t be possible without our local community answering the call to Rise To It and volunteer for the event. From setting up and supporting aid stations to having the honor of giving the athletes their finisher medals as they cross the finish line, each volunteer plays an integral part of the success of this event. Check out the volunteer profiles below and read the stories of three volunteers that have continually supported the IRONMAN events in Greater Zion.
Pine View Math Teacher, Colby Neilson, Organizing Volunteers for his 12th IRONMAN Event
It was during the “Great Recession” when Colby Neilson, a math teacher at Pine View High School, and his friends were training for and participating in sprint and 70.3 triathlons. Then they had the crazy idea to host a race in St. George...