Category: Interviews

Transforming Self Image: Ethan

This post is part of a series of interviews showcasing the real-life experiences of age-group triathletes racing Barrelman triathlon on September 20. Check out my other interviews with Jana, Marc and Harris! Ethan eloquently captures so many of the things that make triathlon special, from the focused energy of triathletes at a race to the challenges of keeping a fridge… Read more →

Keeping his Competitive Edge: Harris Lemon

This post is part of a series of interviews showcasing the real-life experiences of age-group triathletes racing Barrelman triathlon on September 20. Check out my other interviews with Jana, Marc and Ethan! Some of you might recognize yourself in Harris Lemon, an energetic paramedic student who got into triathlon to satisfy his competitive edge after being very active on competitive… Read more →

Back for More: Marc Buklis

This post is part of a series of interviews showcasing the real-life experiences of age-group triathletes racing Barrelman triathlon on September 20. Check out my other interviews with Jana, Harris and Ethan! I first talked with Marc last year as he was preparing to take on his first half-iron distance triathlon at Barrelman 2014. He’s grown a lot as an… Read more →

Interview with Cody Beals

I think Cody Beals sums it up pretty well when he says his best triathlon advice is to “embrace the never-ending process of seeking out and destroying your limiters, even if that entails radical change.” He burst onto the pro triathlete scene with a 2:04 bike at Ironman 70.3 Texas last spring on only 7 hours a week (thanks, Polar… Read more →