Category Archives: 2015

Christmas Caroling 2015

On Sunday, December 13th I organized a group of 20 members of the Triathlon Club of San Diego to sing Christmas Carols at 5 assisted living homes. This is the 14th consecutive year we have done this. Everyone wears Christmas … Continue reading

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Bonfield Express 5K

On Thanksgiving Day I ran the Bonfield Express 5K in Downers Grove, IL. Thanksgiving Day is such a great holiday. It brings families and friends together without all the hassle of gift giving. And community turkey trots like the Bonfield … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Ironman Hawaii – November 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure of chatting with some of the TCSD members who finished Ironman Hawaii on October 10th. I asked them 3 questions and I thought you’d enjoy the answers of our elite members. … Continue reading

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Ironman 70.3 Superfrog

On September 27th I raced the Ironman 70.3 Superfrog at Coronado, CA. This was the 5th time I’ve “done the frog”, but the 1st time on the new course. Superfrog is famous for much of the run course being in … Continue reading

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ITU Triathlon World Championships – Olympic Distance

On September 19th I raced the ITU Olympic Distance Triathlon World Championships in Chicago. This was the 22nd time I have raced for Team USA and the 11th time I have raced the Olympic distance event. I give thanks every … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Bill Gleason – October 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I thoroughly enjoyed my recent conversation with TCSD member Bill Gleason. Bill is one of our valuable volunteers who has helped many members with their swimming, running and much more. I know you will enjoy … Continue reading

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ITU Triathlon World Championships – Sprint Distance

On September 17th I raced the ITU Sprint Triathlon World Championships in Chicago. Racing Worlds in Chicago was a dream come true for me as I was raised 25 miles west of the city in Glen Ellyn, IL. I qualified … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Tassia Bezdeka – September 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I have seen the Triathlon Club of San Diego make some great improvements this year largely due to the efforts of Tassia Bezdeka, our Marketing Director. I hardly knew Tassia before interviewing her, but I’m … Continue reading

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USA Triathlon National Championships – Sprint Distance

On August 9th I raced the USA Triathlon Sprint Distance National Championships in Milwaukee, WI. I had raced in the Olympic distance race the day before so this was going to be more for fun, but I was still going … Continue reading

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USA Triathlon National Championships – Olympic Distance

On August 8th I raced the USA Triathlon Olympic Distance National Championships in Milwaukee, WI. For me, Nationals is always the most important race of the year. I put a lot of effort into all my races, but Nationals is … Continue reading

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