News / 

Dayton Hayward: From Triathlete to Ironman



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

We came to know to him in one of the most popular Mormon Messages released by the Church - "Dayton's Legs"

Dayton Hayward, the now 15-year-old boy from Arizona who completed a triathlon with help from his able-bodied friend, Spencer.

In the two years since Dayton's Legs was released, Spencer and Dayton have inspired many with their story of friendship and service, including James Lawrence, a professional triathlete from Utah, who on his way to achieving his remarkable dream helped Dayton reach one, too

Click the video player to see their inspirational story.

Filmingo Films is in the process of developing a documentary about James' record-breaking year. CLICK HERE for more information.

Related Links

Related Stories

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast