Get Ready to Take the Ultimate Challenge

Beyond the Iron: A Training Guide for Ultra-Distance Triathlons is a comprehensive resource that provides an overview of what it takes mentally and physically to prepare athletes to cross the finish line. Written by passionate endurance athlete Wayne Kurtz, founder of, Beyond the Iron provides comprehensive information on race distances, practical and applicable training tips; detailed and in-depth training schedules; insightful Twitch tips; and mental training tools to prepare your mind, body and spirit to cross the finish line. This resource will provide life-learning lessons and insights to the worldwide family of endurance athletes.

For more information on the book, Kurtz’s availability to speak to groups, or vast resources of, send e-mail to his publicist Michelle Gamble-Risley at

“Ultra triathlons have always been a bit of a mystery for triathletes. Here Wayne Kurtz unravels the mystery and helps you get on-track for going really long.”

Joe Friel, coach and author, Triathlete’s Training Bible
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