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Trial Attorney - Complex commercial litigation
How did you get into triathlon?
1986 raced with late husband... I was little bullet and my husband was big bullet - doing sprints, olympic and half irons all over and kona
How long have you been doing triathlon?
long ride long runs - love to hammer the bike- chase people down at white rock.
Do you have training partners?
My sister is my best friend and training partner.
any race. I am passionate about all races.
cozumel IM - hammered bike felt like a million bucks, then had nothing left for run - had to walk alot of the run. time was decent but i felt no energy. Chuck taught me how to fix this problem :)
Why you do triathlons?
I am type A - in everything i do - want to win/ race / compete.
What's next for you?
Galveston 70.3, Buiffalo Springs 70.3 Longhorn 70.3 IM Cozumel 2014 (this year only doing one IM... blessed with too much work :)
Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
I am afraid of the open water swims ..so i wore (until 2 races!) this life saving belt, it is ok to wear in events, and if i get in trouble and i can pull a string and a floaty will come out (then i would be disqualified. I wear it in all open water swims. Look stupid but its my security blanket.
Running Shoe that you wear?
What time do you wake up?
4 am. Like to pray have coffee - work ... look at facebook /people.com then hit the road to train.
Favorite song to train to?
country for now. Like it all.
Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
bike - hammer time.
What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
mojo bars, chomps
Favorite food (regular)?
could eat mexican every day
Other sports interest?
Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
get my hair and nails done - look pretty - go to fine dinner at abacus or ritz - drink red wine.
Favorite TV show/movie?
dont really watch tv/ the notebook/ blind side / the proposal
self motivated, however when i am in an ironman - at mile 18 i have love notes from my three kids in the special needs bag. they motivate me to bring it on home! They are my life.
Dallas/ lived in San antonio for 19 years, moved home after hubby died. Loved SA, hill country.
Interesting fact about yourself?
I love being a trial lawyer, when i am in court - arguing on behalf of my clients - it makes me high. I am a junk yard dog and will fight for my clients to the death! :)
What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
wine with my man - when in a relationship, doing fun things with my kids. traveling, nice restaurants, Movies, dinner.