EP.29 - Renee Kiley - Overweight Smoker to Professional Triathlete in 3 years
Release Date: 07/30/2017
Welcome Back to The Marty Vids Show
Where interesting people do remarkable things.
Today's podcast is chapter 2 in the Renee Kiley story who in Episode 6 shared her incredible journey of being overweight, smoking heavily and turning her life around by discovering a passion for triathlon, losing over 40 kilos and racing in the ultimate triathlon - Iron Man in KONA Hawaii.
About 9 months on and Renee's story continues to inspire.
Renee has received status as a professional triathlete and talks about the process to achieve this - It wasn't easy.
In fact Renee nearly died after seriously collapsing and blacking out in a race she was going to win. Thankfully Renee survived.
She amazingly bounced back to race Kona only 6 weeks later.
She worked through the frustration of a serious injury to find her way through to greater performance and the excitement of gaining Pro status.
This is just an incredible story of learning, determination, passion, problem solving and the workings of transition of the body and mind to greater performance.
There are too many take away lessons to list.
You just need to listen in and be inspired.