Wednesday, January 17, 2018
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...
Colorado resident Chris Lloyd finished climbing all of the fourteeners in Colorado — mountain peaks with elevations of at least 14,000 feet — and was looking for a new challenge. He found it when the Blueprint for Athletes Leadman...
At 415 lbs, life for Neal Bendesky wasn’t just hard, it was impossible! A life time of bad eating habits, combined with a high stress job in the world of sports marketing, left Neal in poor health with the clock running...