ironwoman


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i·ron·wom·an

 (ī′ərn-wo͝om′ən)
n.
A female athlete of remarkable endurance or durability.

ironwoman

(ˈaɪənˌwʊmən)
n, pl -women
a very strong woman with remarkable endurance
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Hopefully there's a perfect Ironwoman out there but I've yet to find her.
As part of the week, a wing walker, an ironwoman and a high diver, with a combined age of 245, have come together to star in a documentary, Living Legends, which sees the three inspirational grandparents remind the nation that there's a legend in us all.
Individuals can race in the ironman or ironwoman divisions, completing all seven segments of the race on their own.
The ironman and ironwoman triathlon must be completed within 17 hours.
At heart The Sisterhood are a Dragon Boat team, but also compete in challenges off the water and this year some of 'The Hood' completed an Ironwoman in Austria, climbed Everest (again), ran marathons in various locations and completed many more individual adventure races and triathlons.
The crowning of the Islamabad Ironwoman and Ironman was carried out by the Australian and Canadian High Commissioners, with the Ambassadors from Spain and Denmark.
So with nerves of steel and an Ironwoman body, we have no doubt she will nail the job of presenter of The Voice.
The list of vegetarian athletes is several pages long and includes names like bodybuilder Andreas Cahling, football star Desmond Howard, Ironwoman Ruth Heidrich and sprinter Carl Lewis.
Instead it means tests like the American Ironwoman competition - a successive 150-meter run, 300-meter swim, 400-meter rescue board paddle and 100-meter run - which Heidi Hannenian-Kissel of Hermosa Beach won for the second year in a row.
Paula Newby-Fraser has found her sport, and in the world of triathletes, she is the ironwoman.
19 ( ANI ): Australian cricketer David Warner's girlfriend and former Ironwoman, Candice Falzon, has graced the cover of Maxim magazine wearing just sheer underwear and he couldn't be happier for her.
5:22:30; Ironwoman - Sarah Thomas, Providence, 6:18:45