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Newsletter ep. 37: Is everybody else doping?

Text by Kelly O’Mara  ‘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 al...

Newsletter ep. 35: a modest proposal

Text by Kelly O’Mara | Photo from: Kaori Photo / Wildflower Experience 2018 ‘If We Were Riding’ is a weekly triathlon-ish newsletter written by Kelly O’Mara and produced by Live Feisty Media. Subscribe to ge...

The Training Partner

“The Cafe-Stop,” “Procrastinator,” “Yapper,” what kind of training partner are you? by Caroline Livesey Triathlon can be a solo sport.  Age groupers with jobs (there are many without!) and PROs with jobs (th...

Newsletter ep. 34: Why we quit

Text by Kelly O’Mara | Photo from: Kaori Photo / Wildflower Experience 2018 ‘If We Were Riding’ is a weekly triathlon-ish newsletter written by Kelly O’Mara and produced by Live Feisty Media. Subscribe to ge...

Triathlon is all grown up

After years of growth and change, Triathlon has finally hit a down turn in race registrations and endemic trade. It occurred to me that, since we stopped growing, in a way, we hit adulthood. So it's time to get...
Erin Hamilton ironman

Coming Out – Second Chances and Self Discovery

by Erin Hamilton | edited by Jessica Michalofsky Hi, my name is Erin. I’m a female amateur triathlete who happens to be transgender. Wait…. What? Yep, that wasn’t a typo, I’m a transgender woman. 201...