When you need stories about teamwork, leadership, extreme performance, or overcoming adversity—and you want a unique and inspiring perspective—look no further than Robyn Benincasa! Robyn is a World Champion Adventure Racer, CNN Hero, 3x Guinness World Record kayaker, San Diego firefighter, 10x Ironman triathlete, New York Times bestselling author, proud owner of two bionic metal hips, and the Founder and CEO of the 501c3 Project Athena Foundation, which helps survivors live an adventurous dream as part of their recovery.

NBC, ABC, CNN, ESPN, USA Network, The Discovery Channel, the Today Show, Live With Regis, Dateline NBC, Vogue, Sports Illustrated, Harpers Bazaar, Fast Company, Runners World, and Outside Magazine have all featured Robyn, her teams, and their amazing accomplishments.

Sample Story Angles & Topics

  • Human Synergy, Teambuilding
  • Why Winners Win
  • Winning Against All Odds
  • Leading Through Change
  • Overcoming Adversity

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Videos Featuring Robyn

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Interviews with Robyn Benincasa

The Adventurer Who Inspires



Interview on How Winning Works

An interview with Robyn Benincasa where she talks about the motivations, challenges, and more that she has experienced and put into her book, How Winning Works.



Interview on How Winning Works

In this Interview with Fire Rescue International, Robyn discusses what it takes to be a leader and how being a firefighter has given her a unique perspective.


pa-square Project Athena Questions & AnswersRobyn answers questions about the Project Athena foundation, women, and adventure racing.


bn-1 Robyn Benincasa on The Power of Human SynergyRobyn’s statement for Barnes & Noble about her book How Winning Works and the power of human synergy.


fedex Fed Ex Women in Leadership InterviewRobyn talks with FedEx about women in the workplace and leadership positions, the differences and challenges they have, and how they can be successful.


sig How Winning Works Q&A with Robyn BenincasaRobyn does a question and answer session about her book How Winning Works where she talks about her background, the importance of teamwork, Human Synergy, and more.


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