Gareth Rees

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Competitors line up before dawn on the beach in Tenby, Wales, before the start of the Wales Ironman earlier this month. Photograph: Andrew Testa/The New York Times

Ricky Hicks and Gary Evans scanned the list, searching for their names. Hicks spotted his first: No 647. It took Evans longer. No surprise, really – E(...)

Canada captain Jamie Cudmore: “What we lack in those areas we definitely make up for with a lot of passion and a lot of aggression.” Photograph: Getty Images

After ‘logging’ one day as a 17-year-old, Jamie Cudmore went for a beer with his boss and some fellow loggers, as they did. “My boss played for a loca(...)

Canada captain Gareth Rees trudges off after being shown a red card during Canada’s 20-0 loss to South Africa at the 1995 World Cup. Photograph: Getty

Hosts South Africa were at the heart of most of the 1995 World Cup’s greatest moments, as they rose to the top of the world and united a nation. But w(...)