Nick Vrettos

 

OCCUPATION: Restauranteur

AGE GROUP: 65-69

YEARS IN MULTISPORT: 18

YEARS BEING A TERRAPIN: 17

WHY YOU LOVE BEING A TERRAPIN: Not being a Loco

 

BIGGEST ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Keeping Coach Woods on his toes for 16 years running

BIGGEST INSPIRATION: Place on all races on my age group and trying to catch Chris Mathis on the bike.

BIGGEST CHALLENGE: Fighting age and injuries and catching coach and Chris on the run.

 

MOST MEMORABLE RACE: IM Coeur d’ Alene

FAVORITE RIDING ROUTE: Outlet mall to Fayette county and back

FAVORITE RUNNING ROUTE: Green Line

WHAT YOU ENJOY MOST ABOUT MULTISPORT: The close nit athletic community

FAVORITE RACE: Dragonfly

FAVORITE GEAR: My drinking bottle

 

COACH: Keith Woods

RESOURCES OR TOOLS YOU CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: My bike

FAV FUEL: Nuun

FAVORITE BEER: Coors Light

FAVORITE POST-ENDURANCE DAY INDULGENCE: Kicking back with friends and enjoying a beverage

MANTRA: Quitting not an option. 

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Five Ironman finishes,  and running the Athens marathon, the original course.

UPCOMING GOALS: IM Chattanooga