This hat invites irreverence

Peter Bromka
4 min readOct 22, 2020

The fact that Tommy “Rivs” Puzey doesn’t belong is why people love him.

He’s a bearded, tatted, muscular man, who dares to lead at elite races around the world, which seems audacious and presumptuous, and is extremely entertaining. He might not fit the typical image of a pro runner, but he’s not gonna let it hold him back.