Running

Dad-Bod Elite and Proud of It!

Don’t let my dad-bod fool you. I am an elite athlete! At least I am by Team World Vision’s standards, anyway. One of the things I love most about Team World Vision is that we’re ALL considered elite. We…

Water for Africa

Break My Heart for What Breaks Yours

This ordeal with Luke’s health the past 3 months has been the toughest season my life and of my 17 years of marriage with Tricia. Relationships have been strained. My performance at work has suffered. Ironman training has been…

Water for Africa

Authenticity over perfection

More difficult than I thought. Friends, I’m suffocating. I haven’t been myself in weeks and I feel the need to confess it. Nick Can’t Run is based on a lighthearted & self-deprecating point of view. The goal is to…

Running

Freaked Out in Paris

The run that started it all. Many people have asked me: “What led you to sign-up to do an Ironman? Why a $1,000 per mile fundraising goal? Nick Can’t Run is cute, but why throw yourself out there in…

Audio

Nick Can’t Run is now official!

  Last week I stepped out with largest leap of faith I’ve ever taken. Nick Can’t Run is now official! So many thoughts have been running through my mind for months on this – Do I have what it…

Swimming

I wore a jammer suit in public today…yikes.

What’s a jammer suit? Can you picture Michael Phelps in the Olympics with the tight shorts that come up questionably low on his waste? Well that’s what I sported today…in public. And you’re right – you can’t unsee that,…