Born: February 9, 1981 in Houston, Texas.
Residence: Boulder, Colorado.
Education: BA in History from Texas A&M University, College Station, Tx. Graduated December 2003.
Coach: Cliff English (www.cliffenglishcoaching.com)
Athletic Background: Other than some Little League baseball, triathlon is it. I was always active, but I did little in terms of organized sports.
First Triathlon: Wool Capitol Triathlon in San Angelo, Tx. August 2000.
First Long Course Triathlon: Ironman California, May 2001.
Favorite Race: Ironman Hawai'i and Challenge Wanaka.
Favorite Workout: Any ride or run with long climbs in the mountains.
Least Favorite Workout: Any swimming done indoors.
Favorite Food: Anything from Goode Company Taqueria in Houston, Texas.
Favorite athlete: My Grandfather, who passed away in May 2007.