Don't Miss
Home / Triathlon

Triathlon

TRIATHLON – Finding Myself Again: An Interview with Tri It For Life Mentor Barbara Kovach

 By Joscelyne Hauserman Strong, resilient, and inspiring—these are the three words that come to mind when describing Barbara Kovach. After nearly losing herself from battling breast cancer for half a decade and thirty years as an educator, Barbara needed a ...

Read More »

TRIATHLON – “Can a person born with a severe facial deformity be considered lucky? I am.”

“Can a person born with a severe facial deformity be considered lucky?  I am.” As a child born with a cleft lip and palate, I was lucky to be born in a hospital with an outstanding craniofacial repair team. The ...

Read More »

EVENT PREVIEW – The 3 Little Pigs Triathlon | June 18 | Smithfield, NC

Who will win the coveted Big Bad Wolf trophies (Top 3 Men/Women) this year? This is the 7th year that the Chick-Fil-A 3 Little Pigs Triathlon, presented by Sysco, has been held. The swim is in the beautiful Smithfield Recreation and ...

Read More »

EVENT PREVIEW – Mountains to Main Street Races Showcase Downtown Greenville

The Mountains to Main Street Race Festival, set for May 22, gives every triathlete and runner, from the competitive age-grouper to the novice, the experience of a lifetime. Triathletes will traverse a course that spans three counties across the Upstate of South ...

Read More »

RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE | Sharon Swink

Sharon Swink, 49 | Lending Project Manager, Clemmons, NC “I love how encouraging everyone is including the volunteers and staff.” “This is my third year of Ramblin’ Rose and my goal is to complete the race at EVERY venue. This was ...

Read More »

EVENT PREVIEW – Ramblin’ Rose Chapel Hill | October 2, 2016

Ramblin’ Rose Chapel Hill | 250 yard swim – 9 mile bike – 2 mile run Registration Information: 850 total slots available Individual Entry: $75 through May 29, 2016 $80 through August 19, 2016 $85 through Race Weekend Relay Entry: $125 through May 29, 2016 ...

Read More »

RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE | Heather & Claire Wagner

<PHOTO CREDIT – Carolina Snapshot Photography> Heather Wagner, 41, and Claire Wagner, 10 | Licensed Professional Counselor and student, Burlington, NC “My life is different now because I have the courage to try new things.” “I had done a Ramblin’ Rose ...

Read More »

TRIATHLON – Stretching the Transition: “Not your time, your tight hips”

By Brian Beatty The goal of a triathlon transition is to move as quickly and efficiently as possible between the disciplines. A few simple moves can assist your body to transition smoothly. Particularly challenging to the body is the T2 transition ...

Read More »

RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE | Amanda Cloninger Black

Amanda Cloninger Black | Marketing Coordinator, Stanley, NC “While training for the Ramblin Rose I was able to push myself and try new things.” “While shopping in Athleta, I picked up Endurance magazine and read the article about the woman who ...

Read More »

RAMBLIN’ ROSE PROFILE | Emily Hare & Kelly Buie

Emily Hare, 32 | Executive Director, Sanford, NC “The words, Emily Hare, you are a triathlete will forever be glued in my mind. It was wonderful!” “My first Ramblin’ Rose was back in 2011. I had always wanted to do a triathlon, but ...

Read More »