Member Profiles

Member Spotlight On
Tara Durham


How did you get into triathlon?
My husband bought me a road bike for our first Anniversary in '07!

How long have you been doing triathlon?
3 years, my first was an Olympic

Favorite workout?
a good, long run

Do you have training partners?
my 1 year old

Best Race?
Barb's Race - Vineman

Worst Race?
Austin Longhorn

Why you do triathlons?
I love the feeling I get when I near the finish line

What's next for you?
St. George Ironman!

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
My shorts busted during a Crossfit workout recently, I had to keep going despite the breeze.

Running Shoe that you wear?
Nike Free/Asics

What time do you wake up?
depends, between 4:30 and 6

Favorite song to train to?
Gotta have a beat!

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
1. Running, 2. Cycling, 3. Swimming. I wish triathlons went in reverse

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
fruit, almond butter, nothing

Favorite food (regular)?

Spouse/Significant Other?
Yes, Bill Durham

Other sports interest?

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?

Favorite TV show/movie?
Chelsea Lately. I like all sorts of movies but my all time favorite might have to be Pulp Fiction, True Romance or Spaceballs

Greatest motivator?
my husband

Santa Barbara, Ca

Interesting fact about yourself? elbows are double jointed

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
more fun, life is too serious