Full Name: Dominic Kirby
Sport/Race: Water Polo and Swimming
Instagram Handle: @domkirby_
Accolades: I've been racing triathlons for over 10 years now and am a (USAT L1) coach for Alpha Endurance Triathlon Team, I have been swimming with Azura Masters Aquatics for over 10 years as well. I race open water throughout the year in Sunny South Florida, as well as pool events, running events (5k - marathon), and bike events, not to mention SwimRun. Depending on the year I am a nationally recognized triathlete and swimmer including competing at Ironman 70.3 World's as well as ITU World Long Course Championships.
When did you first start your sport and/or start coaching?
I started playing in 2010 and started coaching in 2015
Where are you training and/or coaching right now?
I train with Riptide Water Polo Club and Coach at Rancho Mirage High School
What motivates you or gets you pumped up?
Kings of Leon or Three Days Grace
What is the best advice you’ve received?
Be the man you needed when you were growing up.
Are there any significant experiences you've encountered as an athlete or coach that have made an impact on you?
Watching a kid throw up during a race and continue to race, because it was more then the time he finished with it was about the points he’d earn for finishing.
What is your favorite memory as an athlete or coach ?
Watching alumni drive out of town to support the kids in the program.
What is your favorite RYTE Sport product? Why is it your favorite?
The towels, they are like drying yourself with a cloud.