David Goggins

When a number of his fellow Navy SEALs were killed in combat, David Goggins decided he wanted to raise money to help support their families and to get out of his comfort zone as a 290-pound powerlifter by tackling the toughest endurance event on the planet, the Badwater 135 Mile run across Death Valley. He…

Pease Brothers

When the father and son team of Dick and Rick Hoyt raced the Boston Marathon and the Ironman Triathlon together, Dick always spoke about how racing gave them the opportunity to inspire others to follow their lead. Dick’s message was simple: Everyone can be an athlete, no matter what their challenge. Kyle Pease has Cerebral…

Ed Baker

Ed Baker was the captain of the cross country team at Harvard and after college ran a 1:05:17 half marathon and a 2:21 marathon. After business school at Stanford, Ed started a company that he sold to Facebook, moved from Facebook to a new company called UBER, and started a family. He recently found the…

Thom Richmond: California Triathlon Club

Thom Richmond is the president of the California Triathlon Club. He joined me to explain his decision to follow the New York Road Runners model by creating their own events, starting their own timing company, and to no longer sanction their events with USA Triathlon after 2018. Check out californiatriathlon.org for more information on upcoming events…