Adventure racing world champion, CNN Hero, founder of Project Athena, author
Benincasa, also a triathlete and firefighter, holds three Guinness World Records for long-distance kayaking. Her book on teamwork and leadership, How Winning Works: 8 Essential Leadership Lessons from the Toughest Teams on Earth, is a New York Times best-seller. Project Athena is a foundation that helps women who have had life-altering medical setbacks live an adventurous dream as part of their recovery.
Commitment starts when the fun stops.
LOCATION: San Diego, CA
TOPICS: Leadership and how to win as a team
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October 2, 2018