Jose Leon

 

OCCUPATION: Assistant District Attorney

AGE GROUP:  35-39

SPORTS:  all triathlons flavors. Rugby. Scuba Diving

YEARS IN MULTISPORT: 11

YEARS BEING A TERRAPIN: 4 (I think)

WHY YOU LOVE BEING A TERRAPIN:

Because they call it like they see it/they help you train/good times/relaxed

 

BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Finishing Ironman Florida 2014

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

Winning the relay in the Wolf pack Triathlon when it was done at Shelby Farms. Placing in the Shooter triathlon one time (don’t remember when)

UPCOMING GOALS:

Ironman Chattanooga, other halves, local races, Sylamore, 1 of the 3 big swims.   

 

FUN FACTS:  I got into triathlons over a steak dinner bet that I won.  The one year I decided to sign up for a full Ironman my  daughter arrived, 4 months prior.

BIGGEST INSPIRATION:  The finisher medal.

BIGGEST CHALLENGE: Keeping up in the Peddler Ride or any other fast ride.

MOST MEMORABLE RACE: GulfCoast 2013

FAVORITE RIDING ROUTE: Shelby Forrest

FAVORITE RUNNING ROUTE: Green Line

WHAT YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT MULTISPORT: It tends to level out.

FAVORITE RACE: Dragonfly

FAVORITE GEAR:  My hat

COACH: Any terrapin that’s willing to give some tips.

RESOURCES OR TOOLS YOU CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: My shoe inserts

FAV FUEL: Boiled eggs, oranges, peanut butter.

FAVORITE BEER: a cold one

FAVORITE POST-ENDURANCE DAY INDULGENCE: bacon, meat, pizza

MANTRA: “Si parais, cagais” (you stop, you shit)