It's funny how things work:
- Moss found inspiration for her college project watching the Ironman broadcast.
- A year later, her mesmerizing crawl to the finish would capture hearts worldwide and go on to become one of Ironman's defining moments.
This year marks the 30th anniversary for the Ford Ironman World Championships. Follow 1,800 athletes as they swim, bike and run to the finish.
Catch live coverage Oct. 11th, 2008 at http://ironman.com/ . Tune in for NBC's feature Dec. 13 from 2:30-4 p.m.
Here are some of the stories they are tracking for this year's coverage.
- What goes through your mind watching Julie Moss struggle to the finish line?
- What is your most memorable race experience?