Chris and Nik Nikic – 1% Better

Carrie chats with Chris and Nik Nikic live at the Publix Atlanta Marathon Expo! Chris is an adidas-sponsored athlete and the first athlete to complete an Ironman with Down Syndrome. In this episode, they discuss all of his ventures (public speaking, author, businessman), his training, feeling the fun and not the pressure, his 321 global effort for more inclusion of neurodivergent athletes in mainstream sports, and much more!

Recorded February 24, 2023

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Chris Nikic

Chris is a 21-year old with Down Syndrome and all the associated disabilities, except one. He focuses on his God-given abilities.

After completing the Florida Ironman in November 2020, here is what he’s accomplished at the age of 21:
– Olympic Triathlon January 2020
– IRONMAN 70.3 May 2020
– IRONMAN 140.6 November 2020
– Become a Public Speaker December 2020

Show Notes:

Chris Nikic on Twitter
Chris Nikic on Instagram

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