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SHE CAN TRI IS MAKING HEADLINES
February 2019 - Columbia University
Holding the record as the first woman to complete six IRONMANs on six continents in a year, it’s tough to imagine Jackie Faye outdoing herself with an even more inspiring feat—but she has. The Kabul, Afghanistan-based journalist has capitalized on her athletic talents and combined her passion for helping others through the founding of She Can Tri, a non-profit organization that supports and empowers women across the globe through sports.
September 2018 - CGTN America
She Can Tri founder Jackie Faye knows first hand the difficulties of working in a male-dominated field. The military journalist realized how powerful it is for young girls to see women in prominent roles in our society, and to bring awareness to this cause and to her organization she decided to go big. To do something no woman in the world had ever done: complete six IRONMAN triathlons on six continents within one year; an enormous and difficult challenge regardless of your gender.
July 2018 - by Faith Brar, Shape Magazine
The military journalist is on a mission to inspire women and young girls all around the world.
July 2018 - by Deepali, She The People TV
Women have been breaking records every now and then. One such exceptional woman is Jackie Faye. The military journalist has become the first woman to complete six Ironman triathlons on six different continents. She achieved this feat in just a year.
What did you do today? Tough-as-nails military journalist, 32, becomes the first woman to complete six Ironman triathlons on six continents in just one year
July 2018 - by Clemence Michallon, Daily Mail
A military journalist has become the first woman to complete six Ironman triathlons on six different continents over the course of a year.
June 2018 - Megyn Kelly Today
In just one year, Jackie Faye completed six Ironman races on six continents, solidifying her as a world record holder. Faye sits down with Megyn Kelly, revealing she hopes to “encourage women to go into these male dominated fields” with her nonprofit, She Can Tri.
April 2018 - by Jackie Faye, IRONMAN.com
How our founder lives, works, and trains to become the first woman to complete six Ironman races on six continents in a calendar year - all while reporting from Afghanistan.
April 2018 - by Amir Chetty, Herald LIVE
Armed with a passion for seeing more women in male-dominated industries, American Jackie Faye is looking to show women from all walks of life that anything is possible.
December 2017 - by Holly Bennett, IRONMAN.com
She Can Tri founder Jackie Faye is not only trying to become the first woman to do six Ironmans on six continents within one year, but she's training in Afghanistan.
October 2017 - by Jackie Faye, IRONMAN.com
Why our founder is racing to become the first woman in the world to do an Ironman on every continent within one year.
October 2015 - by Jackie Faye, Health Magazine
Why our founder decided to take on the world's toughest single-day endurance event to celebrate the big 3-0 and what training for the 140.6-mile Ironman taught her about getting older.