Sister Madonna Has The Grace To Race

Sister Madonna Has The Grace To Race

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Madonna Buder, known as Sister Madonna or the Iron Nun, is an 83-year-old Roman Catholic nun from Spokane, Washington who will be inducted in the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame on June 26th in Chicago.

Sister Madonna authored The Grace to Race: The Wisdom and Inspiration of the 80-Year-Old World Champion Triathlete.

She has won 11 U.S. national age-group triathlon titles, including eight at the Olympic-distance race at USA Triathlon Age Group Nationals. She is also a 16-time world champion and has captured 12 age-group victories at the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii. With more than 340 triathlons to her name, she talks about her lifestyle and sport:

78 year old Nun is Triathlon Champion from kedarvideo. A shorter 13-minute version is posted here.

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