Why “50 Women to Kona” Matters

While I’ve touched on the subject of “50 Women to Kona” in a previous blog post, I’ve been wondering how best to write about it that underscores why it’s important to me and why it should be important to you.

50 Women to Kona

“Why should I care about the women professionals? Why should I care about what’s happening elsewhere and not in the Philippines or in our corner of the world?”

Well, if you consider yourself a triathlete, then triathlon is your sport. “50 Women to Kona” is an issue that affects triathlon in its highest echelons all the way down to grassroots because it involves equality between the sexes, something that was supposed to be built into the sport from its inception. Continue reading “Why “50 Women to Kona” Matters”