Chris Mathis

 

OCCUPATION: physician (pediatrics)

AGE GROUP: 50-55

SPORTS:    trail racing, ironman

YEARS IN MULTISPORT: 7

YEARS BEING A TERRAPIN: 4

WHY YOU LOVE BEING A TERRAPIN: Cool turtle swag.

BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENTS:  IM Cabo and IM Chattanooga

FUN FACTS: I love to ride my wife around town on our tandem, Big Bessie.

BIGGEST INSPIRATION: Mom...she had polio as a child and is handicapped.

BIGGEST CHALLENGE: balance (tri:work:life:partying)

MOST MEMORABLE RACE: First Wolfpack Tri at Shelby Farms....I walked the swim.

FAVORITE RIDING ROUTE: Rossville Loop, Shelby Forest

FAVORITE RUNNING ROUTE: Yellow Trail, Swampstomper course

WHAT YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT MULTISPORT: ad lib beer calories

FAVORITE RACE: IM Cabo

FAVORITE GEAR: tyr wetsuit

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Every day is a highlight! 

UPCOMING GOALS: Sub 12 long course