2015 G2T Events Updates….exciting things coming!

Due to a very busy adaptive sports calendar in Charlotte, Getting2Tri is announcing two important shifts for events this year. First, we have made the exciting decision to offer a NEW event this year; the G2T Off-Road Paratriathlon Training Camp, August 15-16th.  This 2-day event is modeled after G2T’s traditional paratriathlon training camps however we’ll…

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G2T and Podium Multisport (NC) announce 2015 Paratri Community Clinic

The Getting2Tri Foundation is excited to announce its partnership with Podium Multisport (NC) and Carolina Multisport for a single-day, paratriathlon community clinic on April 25, 2015. The target audience for this even includes individuals with physical disabilities such as limb loss, spinal cord injuries, or paralysis with novice or no experience in the sport of…

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Giving Back to Eagle Ranch Children’s Home

Author’s note:  I frequently receive requests for G2T Camps’ alumni to participate in other events as a means of providing inspiration.  One recent request came from Atlanta-resident, Kurt Ward, for an upcoming kids’ triathlon at the Eagle Ranch Children’s Home.  John Pulliam was willing to take on the opportunity to “give back”.  Thank you, John,…

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Lessons Learned from my 2014 Boston Experience

If I were writing the social media, shortened version of my experience in Boston this year, it would go something like this: “I had a wonderful time at this year’s Boston Marathon….Boston Half-Marathon…..Boston 5km run.  The town was electric.  The mobility impaired runners were inspiring.  And it was great to see some old friends again.” …

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Fear the Beard!

At first glance, you might mistake Richard Blalock for a college professor.  From a distance, you’ll immediately notice his tall stature, glasses and greying beard.  The color of his beard and hair give some indication of years of wisdom beneath his brow.  Richard’s known to be very insightful, a deep thinker, and certainly very intelligent….

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Christmas 2013: “The Elephant in the Room”

Several years ago, I used to tell the story that society sometimes treated individuals with disabilities like the “elephant in the room”.  Everyone knew “it” was there, but no one wanted to recognize it, much less talk about “it”. Fast forward to today and the “elephants” are not only much more greater in numbers, but…

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Testimony: Dave Howard (Camp volunteer)

Came across this great camp report from one of our volunteers at the 2013 event in Charlotte.  Awesome read…and gives you an idea on how the camp affects everyone, not just the athletes! Thanks, Dave!   G2T ParaTriathlon Camp & Race Report from a Handler Background The NJ TriDevils are a TriTeam in the New…

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2014 G2T Paratriathlon Camps/Clinics

G2T paratriathlon camps remain the hallmark program annually for the Foundation.  Did you know that we’ve put on camps several times a year since 2008 when our first camp was held in Atlanta, GA?  Since then, G2T has been involved with paratriathlon camps and clinics in varying levels several times a year: The G2T National…

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