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Member Spotlight On
Yolanda Lopez

Occupation?
Legal Assistant

How did you get into triathlon?
My personal trainer mentioned it to me. He knows I like a good challenge so, here I am.

How long have you been doing triathlon?
7 years

Favorite workout?
Weight training and riding in Cedar Hill.

Do you have training partners?
Only when i ride. The sun and I are great friends.

Best Race?
My very first Tri - Old College Tri...took 3rd Place in AG and didn't even know it. and Miami 70.3

Worst Race?
70.3 Galveston

Why you do triathlons?
You can't get bored doing tris, plus it keeps you fit and healthy. And let's not forget all the cool people you meet in this sport. Plus I love the competition.

What's next for you?
Ironman Maryland.

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
That would be TMI.

Running Shoe that you wear?
Asics/Brooks

What time do you wake up?
5:00a.m Mon-Friday and 6:a.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Favorite song to train to?
Anything by Pitbull

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
Cycling, but I am starting to like the swim.

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
Liquid calories...Infinit

Favorite food (regular)?
Thai

Spouse/Significant Other?


Other sports interest?
Skiing/Kickboxing

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Cook and am an avid reader

Favorite TV show/movie?
The Walking Dead / Game of Thrones

Greatest motivator?
Family, Mom especially, and friends. They are definitely my performance enhancer.

Hometown?
Grandview, Washington

Interesting fact about yourself?
In 1984 I was nominated Miss Congeniality in the Latin America Beauty Pageant.

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Visit my best friend in Miami or just hang out at home reading and cooking new recipes.