ITU Long Distance World Championships - 1st
Challenge Denmark - 1st
Challenge Bateman's Bay - 3rd
Ironman World Championships - 9th
Hometown: Rehoboth Beach, DE
First Triathlon: Escape from Alcatraz
Favorite distance: Ironman
Career highlight: 2015 ITU World Championship Title
Race wheels: Ares3
Nickname: Honey Badger
Favorite race: Ironman Mt. Tremblant and Alp d’Huez Long Course Triathlon
Favorite place to train: St. Moritz Switzerland
What I dread about race day: Race morning- waiting those last few hours before the start
What I always wanted to be when I grew up: Olympic Swimmer
If I was a cartoon character I would be: Sandy Squirrel
If I could have lunch with anyone it would be: My nieces. They are at such cute ages (7 & 4) and growing so fast. I have a feeling they’d request the American Girl Doll store for lunch
My hero is: no one person. I have so many people both alive and deceased that I deeply respect and admire for many different reasons.
Favorite food: Flat White
Strangest thing I've ever eaten: Kangaroo
If I won the lottery: I’d love to give it all away
Funniest incident in my life: I have had a few funny accidents like being hit by a sailboat while swimming, running into a tree and knocking myself out, getting bitten by a dog on my bike, and wiping with poison ivy.
Five things I would need to survive, if left alone on a deserted island: Fire starter, knife, rope, clothing and mosquito net
My next vacation will be: My Honeymoon – my husband and I have put it off the last few years, but for our five year anniversary I think we need a real vacation. I’d love to go to the south island of New Zealand or back to Thailand and China.