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Meet the Team: Derrek Sanks

  Join Coach Patrick from Endurance Nation (www.endurancenation.us) for another member interview podcast. Derrek Sanks from VA is our guest this week. Derrek shares his journey from his first marathon in Okinawa 2005 to his third Ironman in Chattanooga this September. Derrek talks about his lifestyle as retired military, as well as his smart progression…

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Meet the Team: IM Coeur D'Alene and Buffalo Springs 70.3

Meet a couple of team members competing in Ironman® Coeur D’Alene and Buffalo Springs 70.3! Mark Hickman (M 40-44) – IMCDA  Greetings. I’m Mark, currently residing out of my Chevy Tahoe as the Army is moving me from Joint Base Lewis-McChord in WA to Alexandria, VA. I’ve been with EN for 3 years, this is…

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Meet the Team: Challenge Quassy 2015

Meet team members competing in Challenge Quassy 2015! Kim DuBord (F 40-44) Racing Quassy for the 6th year in a row. (5th doing the Oly) I hate hills so don’t ask me why I’m doing it….. 🙂 Would love another PR here but they are getting harder to come by. Looking forward to racing with…

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Meet the Team: Raleigh 70.3 and Hawaii 70.3

Meet team members competing in Ironman® Raleigh 70.3 and Hawaii 70.3 2015! Raleigh 70.3 Rich Stanbaugh (M 45-49) This is my third season of IM having done IMs Lake Tahoe, Los Cabos, Mont Tremblant & Cozumel and 70.3s Syracuse, Steelhead and Raleigh. I have Raleigh 70.3 and IMs Mont Tremblant & Florida on the schedule…

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Meet the Team: New Orleans 70.3

Meet one of the team members competing in Ironman® New Orleans 70.3 2015! Gordon Polozola (M 45-49) I am from Baton Rouge, LA and have been doing sprint and olympic triathlons for two summers. I was a runner in high school and got into triathlon after started biking for the MS 150 Houston to Austin ride in 2013…

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Meet the Team: Florida 70.3

Meet some of the team members competing in Ironman® Florida 70.3 2015! David Duran (M 30-34) David here, originally from a small town near Youngstown, OH but these days I call New Jersey home with my wife and 2 daughters (4yrs and 8 months). This is my second year at Ironman but the first was in 2011…

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Meet the Team: Cozumel 2014

Meet some of the team members competing in Ironman® Cozumel 2014! Sam Albrecht (M 40-44) From Redlands, CA. Went to IM Tahoe and the race was canceled, so now I’m doing my first IM in Cozumel. Been racing tri’s for over 10 years, done one 70.3. My goal is to get my first IM knocked…

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Meet the Team: Arizona 2014

Meet some of the team members competing in Ironman® Arizona 2014! Rian Bogle (M 40-44) I live in Flagstaff, AZ and work as a computer engineer. I’ve been doing triathlons for four years starting with the St George Ironman in 2011. This will be my 4th IM and my 3rd Ironman Arizona. I’ve been training…

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Meet the Team: Florida 2014

Meet some of the team members competing in Ironman® Florida 2014! Steve Beyer (M 45-49) Born and raised in Chicagoland area. Have most awesome supportive wife ever… she’ll probably wear out the cowbell on race day! Married 23 years with 6 children, oldest daughter just made us grandparents this year. Lot of athletics as kid,…

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Meet The Team: Austin 70.3

Meet some of Team EN members competing at Austin 70.3® 2014! Jeff Leslie (F 45-49) San Antonio, TX. Third year in a row at this event. Looking to improve some from last year, which was a major improvement from the first year (ie….after joining EN!). Would like to move into top quarter of AG.    …

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