Stories

The Magic of Ultraman

With a little help from our friends, the impossible becomes possible. By Danielle Audino 40 Athletes. 320 Miles. 3 Days. The Ultraman triathlon race is often regarded as the ultimate test of human endurance...

Newsletter ep. 30: Races and more races

Text by Kelly O'Mara | Photo by Talbot Cox 'If We Were Riding' is a weekly triathlon-ish newsletter written by Kelly O'Mara and produced by Live Feisty Media. Subscribe to get it in your inbox every Wednesda...

Two things Ironman could learn from Spartan Race

The following is an excerpt from our weekly newsletter- If We Were Riding. The rest of this week's musings and the latest from Live Feisty Media can be found here.  by Kelly O'Mara The above photo isn't m...

How to prepare for a hot race

Coach Marilyn Chychota's top tips on acclimatizing for the heat With spring comes the race season here in the Northern Hemisphere. Many early races are in hot locations, so we asked Coach Marilyn to give us he...

Things I Learned from Running Really Far

Pictured: Way Too Cool trails before the runners hit them via Ladia Albertson-Junkans The following is an excerpt from the 'If We Were Riding' newsletter: ep. 25. Read other past issues of the weekly newslet...

The Crux of the Matter – Diversity in Triathlon

If we truly want triathlon to evolve into an inclusive space, we must first be willing to have an honest and uncomfortable conversation about social privilege. by Lisa Ingarfield, PhD Triathlon has a dive...

Because I Can

Triathlete Colette Hopkins writes about overcoming fear and finding her "why." By Colette Hopkins It was 5 days before the 2017 Age Group Sprint Triathlon World Championships in Rotterdam, Holland. I had ...