Stories

Newsletter ep. 45: the Ironman stories we tell

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 Wednesday morning. You can also read past issues. This ...
ITU Media / Wagner Araujo

Newsletter ep. 44: And a Happy Triathlon Week to You!

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 Wednesday morning. You can also read past issues. This ...
Photo Credit: Ironman

Newsletter ep. 43: Who can run a 2:54 debut IM marathon?

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 Wednesday morning. You can also read past issues. This ...

The Power of Image in Triathlon

by Sika Henry Believe it or not, I don’t like change. I love routine. It makes me feel safe. Once I’m accustomed to something and in my comfort zone, I feel no need to deviate. However, one of the best thing...

Mental Strength for Athletes

by Caroline Livesey and Lee Evans There is a lot written in the sporting press about sports psychology – and to me it seems at the moment the sporting world are taking more of an interest in the ability of a...
Talbot Cox

Newsletter ep. 41: How do we watch the sports?

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 Wednesday morning. You can also read past issues. This ...

Coming Out – Let’s Talk About Locker Rooms

by Erin Hamilton | edited by Jessica Michalofsky In part one of my Coming Out series I shared my comeback from a severe traumatic brain injury, my discovery of who I really am—a Transgender woman—and my ques...

More than a Sport

by Danielle Audino You hear the phrase tossed around a lot-- Triathlon is “More than a sport, it’s a lifestyle”. Often times this sentence is used in conversations about 5am wakeup calls, 7 hour bike rides, ...