Category: Triathlon

Atlantic City Triathlon in the bag!

I have had a triathlon on my list for almost two years now and yesterday I got to check it off. I was going to do TriRock Philly last year but was not allowed due to some limiting rules (see Do trikes belong in triathlon?) but the rules have been changed (see USAT Rules: Recumbent Style Tricycles Read More …

First Float, then Swim

In adaptive sports it is incredibly important to find the right equipment to avoid limitations. One of the most prominent symptoms Friedreich’s ataxia (FA) is difficulty with balance and coordination.  The severity of this symptom varies widely from person to person.  Some kids are in wheelchairs at a very early age, often before the age Read More …

My New Catrike 700

My last post explained how my Catrike was stolen.  I’m excited to report that it has been replaced!  My apartment complex requires all applicants to have renters insurance, and I now appreciate that requirement!  State Farm replaced it thanks to the quick work of my awesome agent, Dave Woods.  Special thanks also to Catrike in Read More …

New, More Inclusive Rules

Today, USA Triathlon featured a story on their homepage about their new rules that will provide many Physically Challenged Athletes the opportunity to participate.  Check it out here: http://goo.gl/JYDGZ2 or click the image above.