Five amazing people were inducted into the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame Saturday night, February 13th. longboard skateboard . Their acceptance speeches give you a glimpse into what they went through to become Hall of Famers. Endurance Planet was honored to be on hand for the ceremony and have the opportunity to share each of those acceptance speeches with you. minnesota . We begin with “The Queen of Kona.” She won 8 Ironman World Championships. Now Paula Newby-Fraser is in the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame.