1. Ironmen Kyle and Brent Pease: The Epitome of Physical and Mental Dedication

    In the second part of a two-part story, I am honored to share the words of Kyle Pease , who last week achieved Ironman status along with his brother Brent in the rustic and rural city of Madison, Wis...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 11 months ago 369 reads 0 comments

  2. Brent and Kyle Pease Express Thoughts on Becoming Ironmen

    Last Saturday in the normally quiet city of Madison, Wisconsin, the hills were alive with the sound of rabid race fans who lined the city streets and surrounding rural roads as triathletes from around the globe competed to achieve Ironman status...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 11 months ago 624 reads 0 comments

  3. Kyle and Brent Pease: Aspiring and Inspiring to Become Ironmen

    The recent youtube video featuring Kyle and Brent Pease was created to the tune of "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother." There may not be a tune ever written more fitting to summarize the real-life relationship of athletes, Brent and Kyle Pease...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 1 year ago 895 reads 0 comments

  4. Dick and Rick Hoyt Unveil 2013 Team Hoyt Boston Marathon Team

    When the gun sounds marking the 117th running of the Boston Marathon this Patriots Day, there will be two well-recognized runners leading the thousands of athletes for the incredible 31st time...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 1 year ago 2,933 reads 5 comments

  5. Runner's Road to Boston Has Been More Than 26.2 Miles Long

    When the gun sounds to mark the 117th running of the Boston Marathon this coming Patriots Day, runner Wes Harding will be playing one of his favourite songs on his iPod entitled, “You Can’t Do That” by the Beatles...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 2 years ago 674 reads 0 comments

  6. Inspiring Kindergartners Pushing to Become the Next Team Hoyt

    As I begin to get up in years, having just crossed the half a century mark, it brings me immeasurable joy each time I witness the next generation begin to play a positive role in shaping our future...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 2 years ago 1,143 reads 0 comments

  7. Rick Hoyt's 'One Letter at a Time' Makes a Difference to Many

    Rarely in life do we have the opportunity to look back and appreciate the fact that we may have actually achieved something that really counts. Something that makes a difference not only to ourselves but perhaps has an impact on everyone who touches it...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 2 years ago 2,721 reads 0 comments

  8. Team Hoyt's Varinka Ensminger Runs 26.2 Miles from Kabul to Copley Square

    Both marathon fans and fans simply of the human spirit are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon on April 16th...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 1,126 reads 0 comments

  9. Yes, You Can Meet All the Members of the Team Hoyt Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and fans simply of the human spirit are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon next month...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 1,883 reads 0 comments

  10. Jennifer Famiglietti: Yes, You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and fans simply of the human spirit are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 528 reads 1 comments

  11. Tammy Stapleton: Yes, You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and fans simply of the human spirit are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

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  12. Jenny Palmanshofer: Yes, You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and fans simply of the human spirit are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 465 reads 0 comments

  13. Wes Harding: Yes You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and simply fans of the human spirit, alike, are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 1,451 reads 0 comments

  14. Morrie Ripley: Yes You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and simply fans of the human spirit, alike, are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team, who make their home in scenic Holland, MA, will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 536 reads 0 comments

  15. Corey Hanrahan: Yes You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and simply fans of the human spirit alike are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team who make their home in scenic Holland, MA will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 2 years ago 460 reads 0 comments

  16. Kellyn Gowen: Yes You Can Meet the Members of the Team Hoyt Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and simply fans of the human spirit alike are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt . The father/son team who make their home in scenic Holland, MA will be running in their 30th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 3 years ago 1,023 reads 0 comments

  17. Dan Quinn: Yes You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team

    Both marathon fans and simply fans of the human spirit alike are more than likely to know the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt. The father/son team who make their home in scenic Holland, MA will be running in their 30 th Boston Marathon this April...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 3 years ago 418 reads 0 comments

  18. Yes You Can Meet the Team Hoyt 2012 Boston Marathon Team: Chris Samaras

    For the past 116 Patriots Days, runners, running enthusiasts and millions of fans of the event have taken over the famed 26...

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  19. Boston Bruins: Andrew Ference Lives Like a Champion On and Off the Ice

    Swimming amidst the sea of art that adorns the physique of Boston Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference is the inscription, "Learn like you will live forever. Live like you will die tomorrow...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about almost 3 years ago 363 reads 0 comments

  20. Triathlete Rick Hoyt Explains What His Father Means to Him

    As many of my readers know, I'm a sucker for a good story. Not only to write one, which hopefully happens on occasion, but also to read one. To become inspired, motivated, challenged and pushed to my own personal limits after reading it...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 3 years ago 1,129 reads 1 comments

  21. The Team Hoyt 5K: 3.1 Miles of Yes You Can

    For better than three decades, Dick and Rick Hoyt have lived out their "Yes You Can" mantra in their every moment, their every action and through every human life that they have been fortunate enough to touch...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 3 years ago 561 reads 2 comments

  22. 26.2 Reasons Why Team Hoyt Is a Boston Marathon Favorite

    Just as it has every April since 1897, the tiny Massachusetts town of Hopkinton is busily preparing to play host to the start of the Boston Marathon this Monday...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about over 3 years ago 2,365 reads 1 comments

  23. Red Sox Dick Radatz: Having a Catch With "The Monster's" Biggest Fan

    Both the calendar page and the greeting card companies dictate that the one day per year we are allowed to "honor thy father" (at least in this country) is the third Sunday of June...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 4 years ago 1,051 reads 0 comments

  24. Triathlete and Son Rick Hoyt Shares His Love For Dads On Father's Day

    As many of my readers know, I'm a sucker for a good story. Not only to write one, which hopefully happens on occasion, but to read one. To become inspired, motivated, challenged and pushed to my own personal limits after reading it...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 4 years ago 3,535 reads 3 comments

  25. Former Bronco Karl Mecklenburg Helps Denver Students Reach Their Goals

    "Today a Reader...Tomorrow a Leader" ~ Margaret Fuller I remember so vividly how my first grade teacher used to assemble the whole class in the reading circle at the back of our room at Pleasant Street School...

    Todd Civin Written by Todd Civin about 4 years ago 1,194 reads 0 comments