Shay is an All American / All World ranked triathlete, former black bear researcher, burn survivor with scars over 65% of his body and sought out motivational speaker/author. At the age of 8, Shay was set afire by a neighbor's child and credited with saving the life of his 7 year old friend. Despite being told he'd never play sports again, enduring over 35 surgeries the last 36 years, Shay is a 4x IRONMAN, 4x member of Team USA, 25x IRONMAN 70.3, ranked top 1% of IRONMAN 70.3 worldwide, and has competed in 10 triathlon World Championships in 7 countries on 4 continents, including the IRONMAN World Championships in Kona, Hawaii (competed at the 2018 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in South Africa). Additionally, Shay is a sponsored triathlete of Newton Running and First Endurance and an inaugural cohort of exceptional service-oriented athletes known as the Mālama Club, long standing members of the IRONMAN Foundation ambassador team. Shay received a BS (cum laude) and an MBA (finance) from the University of Tennessee. Most importantly, Shay recently celebrated his 15yr wedding anniversary and is the proud father of 5 kids under 12.
What the Fire Ignited
- How Life's Worst Helped Me Achieve My Best
- By: Shay Eskew
- Narrated by: Brent Hirose
- Length: 4 hrs and 17 mins
Shay Eskew shares the trials and tribulations he was forced to face while recovering from his burns and reclaiming his life as an athlete. By sharing his story, Shay hopes to help those struggling with life to realize the greatest tragedies are often our greatest blessings....
Join the Ride in This Remarkable, Must-Read Story
- By DH-er on 05-27-19
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