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Stacy McKinney

Occupation?
Account Executive - Insurance Agency

How did you get into triathlon?
After running my first marathon in 2009 for my 40th birthday - I got burned out on running and took a swim class 03/10 and bought a bike 04/10 and did my first tri 05/10 and I was hooked

How long have you been doing triathlon?
May 2010

Favorite workout?
Swim and Sat long bike rides. I love to run with DRC group too

Do you have training partners?
no, since I train in HR zones that is kinda hard but I have started group rides and run lately and love it

Best Race?
Redman 70.3 - 2011 I had a 50 min PR and I peed on the bike. :)

Worst Race?
DISCO Olympic 2010 - it was like swimming in a washing machine and the run was SO hot - I was wearing a wig and I am sure that didn't help but I felt like my head was going to explode.

Why you do triathlons?
to meet new friends and to have fun!

What's next for you?
Busy 2012 - New Orleans 70.3; Boulder 70.3 and Ironman FL - I will do a few camps too

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
wore a swim suit to swim practice that was not a racing suit and my boobs kept falling out - it was a nightmare..

Running Shoe that you wear?
Nike - Lunerglide

What time do you wake up?
usually 5:15

Favorite song to train to?
Anything that Rage Against the Machine does or Stone Temple Pilots

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
that's hard I do like all 3. I would say running

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
anything hammer

Favorite food (regular)?
Mexican

Spouse/Significant Other?
Husband Pat McKinney

Other sports interest?
Competitive volleyball.

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
go drag racing with my husband - that is his hobby and hanging out with our 6 dogs

Favorite TV show/movie?
OMG! too many to list I watch anything reality and have been watching my soap Young & The Restless since I was 5 yrs old. Thanks god for Tivo

Greatest motivator?
stay healthy

Hometown?
Crandall and moved to Mesquite when I was 14

Interesting fact about yourself?
I am a super fan of Howard Stern. Been listening since 1987. Hey Now!

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
hang with Pat and doggies