Won every single one of her 13 Ironman competitions, holds the womens world record of 8hr 18min 32sec which is 32 minutes faster than the previous record which had stood for 14 years and has won 4 world championships. Yeah I think Chrissie Wellington rocks.
2015 is #theyearI start treating my body more like a thing I live in, and less like a place I occasionally visit. @oiselle
Family man: Nick Dempsey celebrates winning silver in the men's RS-X sailing with his sons Thomas-Flynn and Oscar. His wife, Sarah Ayton, herself an Olympic champion sailor, gave up her career to raise their sons so that he could follow his dream of an Olympic medalPicture: AFP