Media

Media Appearances and Stories

 

Kyle appeared in the Orlando Sentinel prior to completing his first Ironman Triathlon.

http://www.orlandosentinel.com/sports/os-orlando-blind-triathlete-first-ironman-20160526-story.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6PqZBMZZvI

Kyle appeared on the Orlando, Florida talkshow Emotional Mojo.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VyTC9XinLs

 

Kyle featured as an “Everyday Hero,” by Central Florida’s News13.

http://www.mynews13.com/content/news/cfnews13/news/article.html/content/news/articles/cfn/2013/5/24/blind_climber_inspir.html

 

Feature story in honor of Kyle’s graduation from the University of Central Florida.

http://today.ucf.edu/life-without-limits-is-graduates-message/

 

Spotlight on Kyle as a University of Central Florida Group Exercise Instructor.

http://knightnews.com/2013/04/student-spotlight-kyle-coon-inspires-and-motivates-people-to-reach-full-potential/

 

Kyle featured after speaking to University of Central Florida Nicholson School of Communication students.

http://www.centralfloridafuture.com/news/kyle-coon-has-vision-despite-blindness-1.2821850#.Us7r98Kx4cA

 

A story about Kyle highlighting his wrestling career at the University of Central Florida.

http://centric.cos.ucf.edu/?p=161

 

A story that ABC Nightline did on the Global Explorers Leading the Way Program. This was Kyle’s first international hiking trip and the inspiration behind his book.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r58Wjdlec6s

 

ABC World News featured Erik Weihenmayer as their “Person of the week.” The story covers the trip Erik organized with Global Explorers to Machu Picchu. This was Kyle’s first international hiking trip and the inspiration for his book.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Why9LoBak4I

 

Kyle was a surprise guest to Erik Weihenmayer when he appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show in 2003