News and Inteviews with Robyn

Robyn Benincasa hasn’t built her life around trying to make headlines. She makes headlines because she’s built her life around overcoming obstacles, and is dedicated to creating and empowering teams to be We Thinkers. As a firefighter, adventure racer, world record holder, and medical trauma survivor, Robyn knows better than most: We go farther together.

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Robyn Benincasa's Methodology for Team Building and Peak Performance

Keynote speaker, Robyn Benincasa, details her methodology for team building and enhancing the performance of the team.

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Critical Lessons From 3 Heroes Who Thrived in a Crisis

Adventure racer Robyn Benincasa had to stop competing in grueling 300-mile races when she was diagnosed with end stage osteoarthritis in both hips.


How Winning Works Q&A with Robyn Benincasa

Robyn 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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Teamwork As a Frontline Worker During the Pandemic

CBT News host Jim Fitzpatrick talks to Robyn. As part of our ongoing coverage of the Coronavirus, we’re pleased to welcome Robyn Benincasa, world champion adventure racer, San Diego City firefighter, New York Times best-selling author, and Founder of the 501c3 Project Athena Foundation.


Leading a Comeback, Building A Winning Mindset and Overcoming Adversity

Host Jamie Allison talks to Robyn about being defined by your comeback story, building your confidence wall, motivating yourself and your team through tough times and creating team synergy under pressure. She is the definition of a high performer!

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Creating Comebacks through Adversity with Adventure Racer, Firefighter, and World Record Holder Robyn Benincasa

Robyn Benincasa is an expert on leadership and team building. Her expertise comes not as a result of classroom education or a lucrative corporate career, but through decades of extreme challenges and relying on teamwork.


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.


Leadership Interview Questions

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.


Project Athena Questions & Answers

Robyn answers questions about the Project Athena foundation, women, and adventure racing.


Robyn Benincasa on The Power of Human Synergy

Robyn’s statement for Barnes & Noble about her book How Winning Works and the power of human synergy.


Critical Lessons From 3 Heroes Who Thrived in a Crisis

Robyn Benincasa had to quit adventure racing because of stage four osteoarthritis in her hips. Initially, she says she was “completely crushed.” But soon she realized that the key was what she did next.

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Top Female Keynote Speakers of Spring 2022

Robyn Benincasa is a top leadership and teamwork female keynote speaker, author, and Adventure Racing World Champion. One of the highest-rated, female motivational speakers in the world, she regularly shares the stage with world leaders.


Unleashing the Power Within: Robyn Benincasa's Journey of Resilience, Leadership, and Triumph

The inspiring story of Robyn Benincasa, who has successfully overcome challenges through resilience, teamwork, and leadership.

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Fed Ex Women in Leadership Interview

Robyn talks with FedEx about women in the workplace and leadership positions, the differences and challenges they have, and how they can be successful.

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Top 10 Business Speakers in North America

Robyn Benincasa is a true powerhouse in the worlds of extreme sports and business. With a career spanning over two decades as a San Diego firefighter, she's a Guinness World Record-holding endurance kayaker, a World Champion Adventure Racer, a New York Times best-selling author, and the Founder of The Project Athena Foundation.

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