Member Profiles


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Chris Baker

Occupation?
Medical Sales

How did you get into triathlon?
Friend encouraged me and I needed to get back in shape.

How long have you been doing triathlon?
3 years

Favorite workout?
Long runs

Do you have training partners?
Usually by myself, hopefully that changes with F2T

Best Race?
Cap Tex 2011 and Rock and Roll Half

Worst Race?
My first Sprint...Tri for Humanity

Why you do triathlons?
Challenge myself to keep in shape

What's next for you?
2012 Cap Tex / Possum Kingdom / Boulder / Ausin

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
Throwing up on the third mile of Austin Half

Running Shoe that you wear?
Brooks Lauch

What time do you wake up?
5:20

Favorite song to train to?
Varies, country to hip hop. I like it all.

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

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
Vanilla Bean Gu

Favorite food (regular)?
Love Pizza

Spouse/Significant Other?
Single

Other sports interest?
Love baseball and golf

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Spend lots of time with my 2 kids, Brady and Lowery

Favorite TV show/movie?
Seinfeld and Shawshank Redemption

Greatest motivator?
My Dad and son

Hometown?
Germantown, TN

Interesting fact about yourself?
4 years ago I was 60 pounds heavier

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Golf, travel and hang with friends