Bill Bell, Indian Wells, Calif.
Bell, 78, completed the Ironman California in 16:56:36 to become the oldest Ironman finisher ever. With that performance the retired mechanical engineer qualified for his 19th Ironman World Championships, which will be held in Kona, Hawaii, in October.
Adam Wickwire, Satellite Beach, Fla.
Adam, 13, won the boys' open title at the National Scholastic Surfing Association Eastern Championships, in Sebastian Inlet, Fla. In two weeks the seventh-grader—who won last year's Eastern title—will attempt to win a third straight boys' open national title, in San Clemente, Calif.
Rachel Throop, Valley Center, Calif.
Rachel, 12, took first place in the women's Junior Olympic 14-and-under division at the NORBA National Championship Series opener in Big Bear Lake, Calif. The seventh-grader is the current division leader in each of the three California mountain biking series in which she competes.