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Michael Prather Michael Prather

Occupation?
Physical Therapist Assistant

How did you get into triathlon?
Wife joined TNT and I went to an event and thought it looked like fun.

How long have you been doing triathlon?
Since '03

Favorite workout?
Any brick

Do you have training partners?
Joe Fuller

Best Race?
IM AZ '08

Worst Race?
Long course Texas Man- dnf

Why you do triathlons?
Fitness and I enjoy the challenge.

What's next for you?
2012 Texas

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
Having my pants pulled down around my ankles on the 40 yard line during a football game.

Running Shoe that you wear?
KSwiss K-ona

What time do you wake up?
5:00am

Favorite song to train to?
Last of the Mohicans soundtrack

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
Run, because it is the biggest challenge for me

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
PowerBar, Stawberry/Banana GU and Gu2o

Favorite food (regular)?
Tex-Mex

Spouse/Significant Other?
Merry

Other sports interest?
I enjoy watching MMA, Football and Baseball

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Camping, fishing and spending time with Merry, Mckenna(6), and Mason(4)

Favorite TV show/movie?
Modern Family, Sons of Anarchy, Justified, anything on the History, Military or Discovery channels. The Godfather part 2, The Last of the Mohicans, and Without Limits

Greatest motivator?
Role model for my children and the knowledge that others think I'm nuts for doing an Ironman

Hometown?
Mckinney, TX

Interesting fact about yourself?
I was born with only one kidney

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Travel