Outlaw Triathlon ready to crown new champions

It’s the ninth edition of the Outlaw Triathlon on Sunday and with both 2017 winners absent, new names are expected to top to podium at the National Water Sports Centre in Nottingham

Video profile: John McAvoy – Bank Robber turned Ironman

Trans World Sport profile John McAvoy

Earlier this year we reviewed the book, Redemption – From Iron Bars to Ironman, the story of John McAvoy. At the time, we said:

Every now and then you hear people say they had a book so good that they couldn’t put it down. Well, that’s what happened to me when I got a sent a press copy of the book, Redemption.

John’s life has recently been featured in this extended Trans World Sport profile, a story of which John himself says, “sport saved my life”.
John McAvoy - REDEMPTION: Form Iron Bars to Ironman

Review: REDEMPTION by John McAvoy

How does an armed robber with two life sentences turn his life around with the sport of triathlon? Redemption is the story of John McAvoy