They started out small, with sprints and 5K runs. But in the end, they all had to see if they could finish the big race. And they did.
Several of the more than 2,000 people who traveled to Louisville on Aug. 24 to compete in an IRONMAN race have ties to Campbellsville.
Campbellsville residents Nathan Rhodes, Dr. Phil Hays Jr. and Ryan Clenney ran the race, and former residents T.J. Olson and Tommy Shipp competed.