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Associate Commercial Banker at Amegy Bank of Texas
How did you get into triathlon?
Played college soccer and needed an athletic goal to work towards. Finished my first tri with a lot of things that went wrong, but was completely hooked.
How long have you been doing triathlon?
About a year and half.
A long group ride.
Do you have training partners?
One friend that I train with sometimes.
Playtri Stonebridge Olympic 2011 Longhorn Ironman 70.3 2011
Marble Falls 2010
Why you do triathlons?
To try and push myself to the edge and overcome the mental and physical pain. Watched my father battle cancer for five years and triathlon is the best way I know to emulate that strength and perseverance.
What's next for you?
Buffalo Springs Lake Ironman 70.3 June 2012
Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
Running Shoe that you wear?
New Balance and Asics
What time do you wake up?
Usually around 6:30. I am not very good at getting up to train before work.
Favorite song to train to?
'Til I Collapse - Eminem
Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
Gu Chocolate Outrage and Fruit Punch Cytomax
Favorite food (regular)?
My mom's crawfish etouffee!
Other sports interest?
Soccer. And generally anything else.
Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Hunting and fishing. I guess that is still a sport though.
Favorite TV show/movie?
I am really into Wilfred on FX.
Interesting fact about yourself?
I told myself I would never run a marathon when I was in college. Now I have and am about to do my first half IM.
What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Go out with friends and have a few drinks.