We exist because we want you to Tri! We talk with coaches, professional athletes, beginner athletes, race and event directors and announcers, triathlon media, and other industry leaders who share their beginner stories, and what it takes to be successful in this sport - and life. We know and believe that we connect and grow when we share common experiences and recognize we aren’t on the struggle bus alone. Triathlon is a lifestyle, and we are here to help you tri until you die! While we are here for beginners, we believe you should always come to the sport with a beginner’s mindset. This will help athletes of all abilities and experiences so we can learn, grow, and constantly get better. Tri Beginner’s Luck is the podcast and community you need to start and continue your love affair with the Triathlon lifestyle! . Everyone wants to try their luck, and WIN and it’s possible when you TRI!
Friday Nov 26, 2021
Friday Nov 26, 2021
We’ve got a bonus episode for you this week, with our interview with two different relay teams. Joining a relay can have a lasting impact for those who participate - like a gift that keeps on giving. We hope this episode is a great present for you as we start off the season of giving!
In this episode, we talk to two relay teams from the Kings Rule Together and Queens Rule Together, a community of passionate, active cyclists of all ages, genders and skill levels. Founded in 2019 with 4 eager riders from northwest Philadelphia, PA, and now with 200 + riders and counting. Their mission is to promote a fun healthy lifestyle while fully committed to bringing diversity to the sport of cycling.
During our interview, we learn how being on a relay team really is the gift that keeps on giving, with an impact that spans well beyond race day. In one case, a relay has sparked an interest to do a solo triathlon for another athlete, winning a scholarship created a pathway to entry, which encouraged one member to get other athletes inspired and engaged to want to compete in relays. And, we see how one company is putting their money where they want access and creating unique opportunities to build community around sports, specifically triathlon.
It only takes one to change a life. Tune in and enjoy this Bonus episode!