This week, Alyssa and Haley chat with former pro triathlete and self-proclaimed triathlon superstar Jocelyn Wong Neill (aka the Wongstar). Jocelyn tells us what inspired her to do her first Ironman in college and her dreams of becoming a pro triathlete. She shares how she earned a spot on the renowned Team TBB as a development athlete and shares stories of workouts, team dynamics, how she got faster, and the financial struggles. Hear how her prolific blogging helped set her apart, earned her a few haters, and influenced many women to give professional triathlon a try. Plus, her career post-professional triathlon and life as a so-called civilian.
Alyssa and Haley lace up their race shoes to compete against their family members and Haley gears up for the Ironman virtual pro race this weekend.
December 8, 2021
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