Julia Polloreno

Julia Polloreno

Julia Polloreno is the editor-in-chief of Triathlete and Triathlete.com, and a founding board member of Women For Tri, the Ironman/Life Time Fitness initiative to grow women’s participation in the sport.


The Kona Lottery Is Dead. Here's What's Next.

A ticket to Kona—a.k.a. entry into the Ironman World Championship—is the most exclusive invitation in all of endurance sport. Only the freakishly fit, most tenacious, VO2max-endowed athletes qualify...

The Fight for Gender Equality in Ironman

Professional female triathletes believe they should get an equal number of slots to the Ironman World Championship event in Kona, even though there are fewer pro women racing than men. Ironman says...