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Fernando Dominguez Fernando Dominguez

Occupation?
Sr. Developer/ Tech Lead at Ascendix Technologies

How did you get into triathlon?
Read a competitor AD for Texas man and it looked like a cool thing to do.

How long have you been doing triathlon?
I been at this awesome sport since 2006 took 2007 off, and a more consistenlty sinc EI joined fit2train in 2010

Favorite workout?
Bike: Tempo rides Run: 200's

Do you have training partners?
I have gained some awesome training partners by joining the team!!

Best Race?
TexasMan sprint 2012 placed 1st clydesdale division

Worst Race?
Disco 2010 was my first olimpyc it was super hot and I was not as prepared as I would wanted to be

Why you do triathlons?
The great feeling of being jacke dup on endorphins 24/7!!!

What's next for you?
Ironman San Juan 70.3 and My first ironman hopefully in 2013

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
Monster Tri, I missed a loop and I had to come back and do it :(

Running Shoe that you wear?
Brooks Dyad 5

What time do you wake up?
depends...usually around 5 to 7 am

Favorite song to train to?
I don't listen to music when I train, unless is in the trainer then 80's rock or anything that gets my blood pumping

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
Bike

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
GU Gels, Hammer Perpetuem, Hammer Fizz, and going to try the infinit

Favorite food (regular)?
Italian, ceviche, seafood mexican style, caldo de pollo(chicken soup) y caldo the res(beef soup), pho

Spouse/Significant Other?
Nope

Other sports interest?
College Ball, Englsih Premier Soccer League, la Liga

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Like to watch Movies, Music, hiking, salsa dancing, cooking

Favorite TV show/movie?
Shows: House, masterchef, raising hope Movie: scent of a woman, good fellas, pulp fiction, inception

Greatest motivator?
Coach Chuck!

Hometown?
Mexico City

Interesting fact about yourself?
I play saxophone

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Salsa Dancing, walk my dogs...