Category Archives: 2015

TCSD Conversation: Tracy Cohen-Peranteau – August 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the good fortune recently of talking with Tracy Cohen-Peranteau about running, triathlon and just about everything else under the sun. Tracy is the ultimate ambassador for the TCSD! I don’t think you could … Continue reading

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Chula Vista Challenge

On July 19th I raced in the Chula Vista Challenge. My former training partner from many years ago, Mike Drury, puts on this race. I have wanted to do this race for a few years to support Mike and this … Continue reading

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ITU Long Course Triathlon World Championships – Motala, Sweden

On June 27th I raced for Team USA at the ITU Long Course Triathlon World Championships in Motala, Sweden. This represented the 20th time I have had the honor to race for my country. It is a great honor and … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Bessy Leszszynski – July 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I have been looking forward to interviewing Bessy Leszszynski for quite some time. We finally got together and it was worth the wait. I am certain you will enjoy getting to know this humble Christian … Continue reading

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Midnight Sun Marathon & 10K

On the evening of June 20th I ran in a 10K in Tromso, Norway. Tromso is in the northern part of Norway and only about 1,000 miles from the North Pole. My wife Laurie ran in the main event which … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Chris Costales – June 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I just had the pleasure of sitting down and chatting with TCSD Head Swim Coach Chris Costales. This was my first time really getting to know Chris and I quickly realized I should have done … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Triathlon Series

On May 9 I raced the Los Angeles Triathlon Series race at Bonelli Park in San Dimas. I had a really good race as I was 1st out of 27 in the men’s 50-54 age group; winning by 4:43. I … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Jessica Tomasek – May 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently to sit down and talk triathlon with TCSD member Jessica Tomasek. Jessica became the first woman to receive an NCAA scholarship for the sport of triathlon when she signed her … Continue reading

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119th Boston Marathon

On April 20th I ran the 119th Boston Marathon. This was my 12th Boston and my wife Laurie’s 19th. We had a fantastic weekend full of social events and 1 cold, wet run. We flew in on Saturday and after … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: Richard Reilly – April 2015

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent When I learned a few months ago of the journey Richard Reilly has been on I knew I had to interview him. Richard has lost over 140 pounds, now fits into size 34 jeans and … Continue reading

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