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World-Record-Holding Alumna's Nonprofit Empowers Women Through Sports

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.

Full Frame Close Up: Just Tri It!

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.

Meet the First Woman to Complete Six Ironmans On Six Continents In One Year

July 2018 - by Faith Brar, Shape Magazine

The military journalist is on a mission to inspire women and young girls all around the world.

Jackie Faye Completes Six Ironmans On Six Continents

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.

Meet the woman who finished 6 Ironman races on 6 continents

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.

Jackie Faye: 5 Races Down, 1 To Go

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.

Six continents, six Ironmans: Athlete two events away from making history

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.

Whatever Happened to the Off Season?

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.

For Women in Sports, a World of Racing in One Year

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.

What Training for an Ironman Taught Me About Getting Older

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.