USA Triathlon coach and author Bethany Rutledge believes that crossing a finish line can change your life in amazing ways. Once an unlikely endurance athlete herself, she and her husband are now co-owners of Atlanta Triathlon Club, a large triathlon community in Atlanta, GA, and Energy Lab, a cycling and coaching studio. Bethany is a two-time Kona qualifier and has worked with hundreds of athletes as a coach. She regularly writes for Triathlete Magazine, Women’s Running Magazine, and Training Peaks. Bethany also co-hosts a weekly podcast, “Grit and Dirt,” showcasing athletes who have made huge life changes.