Lindsay Reed

 

OCCUPATION:  Business Analyst

AGE GROUP:  35-39

SPORTS:  

  • Triathlon

  • Road cycling

  • Road running

  • Trail running

  • **COMING SOON** Ironman

YEARS IN MULTISPORT:  9

YEARS BEING A TERRAPIN:  8

WHY YOU LOVE BEING A TERRAPIN:  Train hard, party harder

 

BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENTS:  Being awesome, kicking ass

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:  Boston qualifier, paced the Scary Bonster to 1st overall dog at Fast & Furriest 5k

UPCOMING GOALS:  Ironman Chattanooga

 

FUN FACTS:  Rubber brakes don’t work below 20 degrees

BIGGEST INSPIRATION

Bonnie aka Scary Bonster aka BonBon aka Bonnalamadingdong because she thinks running is THE BEST THING EVER and gives me the stink-eye if I don’t take her running

BIGGEST CHALLENGE:  getting out of bed in the morning to swim

MOST MEMORABLE RACE:  First half ironman – Gulf Coast Tri 2008

 

FAVORITE RIDING ROUTE:  the road to victory

FAVORITE RUNNING ROUTE:  Shelby Farms yellow trail

WHAT YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT MULTISPORT:  can be mediocre at all three sports and still kick ass!

FAVORITE RACE:  Gulf Coast Tri, St. Jude Marathon

FAVORITE GEAR:  Francisco the Pinarello FP3 and Angelina the Trek Speed Concept

COACH:  Tim when he behaves himself

FAV FUEL:  Peanut butter

FAVORITE BEER:  Wiseacre Ananda

FAVORITE POST-ENDURANCE DAY INDULGENCE:  Strawberry cake and/or large pizza and pitcher of beer all to myself

MANTRA:  Me to body, courtesy of Rage Against the Machine:  “Fuck you, I won’t do what you tell me.”