Monday, August 20, 2018
Athlinks Ignited is a group of influential athletes who represent the Athlinks brand on the web and at the starting line. Follow our Ambassadors as they share their journey and encourage athletes from everywhere to join, compete and connect...
“I've worked really hard for all my times and I want to keep working to make myself a better runner. I have a goal to finish in the top 3-5% of every race that I run.” There’s power in numbers. For...
Live your life with arms wide open Today is where your book begins The rest is still unwritten- Natasha Bedingfield “Unwritten” Athletes seem to feel they have a shelf-life, that the glory days of yore will never be reproduced, that since fast times...
“I lost my whole life. My military career, my family. I was homeless on the streets of Charlotte, North Carolina.”  The journey to a Spartan race podium—much less, a Spartan race start line—has been anything but easy for Scott Giltner...
“Whenever I go on a first date, I always check his Athlinks profile to see if I—or he—will be able to keep up" Maria Kilgore’s athletic career hit a roadblock at an early age. “In kindergarten, I quit ballet because...
“I was tracking all of my results on Excel prior to knowing about Athlinks. Now I have a place that stores all of my results, that I can show to my coach, and that allows me to easily look...
“Occasionally someone will come up to me and say that they beat me at one race on my Athlinks profile. That’s always entertaining!” It’s been a rewarding few months for former U.S. National Team Cyclist Lewis Elliot. Now a pro...
“Don’t let seeing the failures of others hinder your own success.” 2016 and 2017 have marked many important firsts for Justin Lawlor. Not only did he graduate from high school and recently start his first semester of college—studying Unmanned Aircraft Systems...
“It was very hot and humid and I didn't feel like I was in my zone like I usually do in races, so I was excited to find out that I actually ran a PR.” Would you run a marathon...
“I don't mind someone beating me, just as long as I put everything into what I did.” Jennifer Lock loves a challenge. The former self-described “overweight couch potato” made over her own life, transforming into a marathon runner and weight...