Your Stories

A place to honor fellow athletes who share their stories about why they race triathlons and other endurance sports.

Orlando's Story

September 15 2014

Why do I race triathlon?     I race triathlon to celebrate the gift of my good health and to nurture a positive outlook on my life. I raced the...

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Rick looking good during his Ironman Canada run

Rick's Story

September 02 2014

In the year 2006, Rick and his wife decided to quit making excuses and start getting into better shape by working out at the gym twice a week. Inspired by...

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Curtis excited the night before his first Ironman

Curtis' Story

July 07 2014

Our field tester Curtis hails from Chattanooga, Tennessee and is a long distance triathlete. He started his journey to 140.6 miles in the spring of 2009, when he decided to...

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A photo from Stephanie's video about her story

Stephanie's Story

June 05 2014

A s our first video post to Your Stories, see how Stephanie started triathlon and what keeps her training.          

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Deidre leaving T2 with a smile

Deidre's Story

May 19 2014

Why I do Triathlons? In hindsight, I was always a competitor, even when there was no competition.  Every year in high school, I gardened furiously and indiscriminately for a week...

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Jeff inspiring us at the finish line

Jeff's Story

May 12 2014

When I started triathlon, I had turned 40 and wanted something new to try for that year. It's difficult to make a claim on youth at 40. Mistakes are no...

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