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Christi Disch Christi Disch

Program Services Coordinator for Heroes for Children. I get to spend all of the money we raise on families that have children with cancer.

How did you get into triathlon?
Saw an ad in competitor for Iron Girl, and it was the last nudge I needed to buy a road bike. So I got a bike and here I am.

How long have you been doing triathlon?
Since sometime in May of 08.

Favorite workout?
track workouts

Do you have training partners?

Best Race?
Toyota Open (minus the swim portion)

Worst Race?
Iron Girl 08- had extremely low air in my bike tires.. whoops

Why you do triathlons?
To challenge myself. To keep fit. And to make great friends!!

What's next for you?
Houston to Austin MS 150, Shiner, Texas Man Olypmic, then whatever comes along

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?

Running Shoe that you wear?

What time do you wake up?
between 5:00 and 6:00 depends on the workout or how early I want to get to work.

Favorite song to train to?

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
clif blocks

Favorite food (regular)?
thai food

Spouse/Significant Other?
Yes, trying to get him to join Fit2Train, but he can only make weekend practices.

Other sports interest?
I love playing volleyball (sand or indoor).

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
I enjoy wine tasting, traveling, and experimenting with recipes.

Favorite TV show/movie?
Ace of Cakes, Gossip Girl, Sctubs, House, Law and Order: SVU

Greatest motivator?
The group

Houston, Texas/ Front Royal, Virginia

Interesting fact about yourself?
I quarterbacked my powderpuff team to 4 championships in college.

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Read and sleep!