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Kym McDaniel

Occupation?
Operations manager for a Investment Advisor firm.

How did you get into triathlon?
I thought if I did triathlons I wouldn't need to run as much. It didn't really work out that way!

How long have you been doing triathlon?
About 10 years.

Favorite workout?
Anything but swimming!

Do you have training partners?
Usually.

Best Race?
Ironman Florida.

Worst Race?
IM Idaho because I had foot surgery not long before.

Why you do triathlons?
Peer pressure.

What's next for you?
Ironman Cozumel.

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
I was going up a hill during a race and the guy in front of me had ripped his shorts so his behind was showing. I coudn't speed up enough to get past him so I just had to look at his booty all the way up the hill - not pleasant!

Running Shoe that you wear?
Asics something.

What time do you wake up?
5 am

Favorite song to train to?
I don't train with music.

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
Not swimming.

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
GU

Favorite food (regular)?
Bagels and cream cheese.

Spouse/Significant Other?
None.

Other sports interest?
Nope.

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Go on mission trips.

Favorite TV show/movie?
Lost.

Greatest motivator?
Not getting fat.

Hometown?
Madisonville, Texas

Interesting fact about yourself?
I have a 17 year old daughter who shuns exercise and mission trips..but she does watch Lost with me.

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Take classes.