RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE – Kimberly Piccini, 40: Recruiter, Business Owner – Greensboro, NC


“The very first Ramblin’ Rose triathlon I competed in was my third triathlon. Ever since I have only competed in Ramblin’ Rose triathlons. They are my favorite races.” Ramblin’ Rose triathlons are great races because they are really organized, the distance is very reasonable to train for and there

RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE – Trish Crabtree, 48: Paralegal – President of the Raleigh Chapter of Tri It For Life – Clayton, NC


“Rambin’ Rose and Tri It For Life showed me that there is no ‘typical triathlete.’ We come in all shapes, sizes and shades.” My first ever triathlon was the Raleigh Ramblin’ Rose. It was such a good experience that I went on to do a total of six triathlons

INSPIRATION – Running Blind to Save Lives


By Laura King Edwards I’ve run thousands of miles for my sister since watching her cross the finish line of the Jingle Jog 5K in 2008. I’ve won awards and set several personal records earlier this year. But I’ve never come close to achieving the feat she accomplished, because