Rudy’s Road to Kona Series: Part 1
Ruth Payne (Rudy) began her triathlon journey with a sprint distance race in 2006.
Ten years later she qualified for the World Championships in Kona, Hawaii and she will be embarking upon her dream race on October 14, 2017.
This 4-month series is dedicated to following Rudy’s journey as she is physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually preparing for this monumental challenge.
A challenge of this magnitude requires great strength, commitment, sacrifice and smarts which tests the best of the best in the world of endurance sport.
Throughout this series we promise to bring you the real story, not just the fluffy “everything is great” part of her journey, but also the vulnerable, authentic and insightful aspects of her preparation, her race and her post-race experiences.
Rudy’s approach to training and racing combines a refreshing blend of – mindfulness, reflection, mental skills and true, hard-ass grit.
Whether you are a triathlete, an endurance athlete, a business owner or a person striving to reach a new goal, you will gain great insight on the dedication and commitment required to achieve success – all of this delivered in real time – unedited, unscripted, authentic and real.
Join us on this journey over the next four months as we listen to, encourage and support Rudy going for her goal of completing Ironman, Kona, 2017.