Category Archives: Marathon

TCSD Conversation: November 2017 – Anne Quadrini Rogers

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I have known Anne Quadrini Rogers for a few years, but got to know her much better from our trip this summer to USA Triathlon Nationals in Omaha.  Anne is one of my favorite people … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: October 2017 – Diane Ridgway

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently of talking triathlon with TCSD member Diane Ridgway.  Diane has accomplished a lot in her endurance career from ultramarathons to Ironman.  Diane recently won her age group at Ironman Wisconsin … Continue reading

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ITU Triathlon World Championships – Rotterdam

On September 17th I raced the ITU Triathlon World Championships in Rotterdam.  This was the 23rd race where I have represented Team USA in a World Championship over my career.  I am very proud of that accomplishment and very thankful … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: April 2017 – Monica Sberna

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently of getting to know Monica Sberna, the Volunteer Coordinator for the Triathlon Club of San Diego.  Monica has a huge heart as you will see with all the money she … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: March 2017 – Carl Johnson

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I recently got to talk triathlon with TCSD member Carl Johnson.  Carl has always led an active lifestyle and he just wrapped up another stellar performance representing the TCSD in the USA Triathlon National Challenge … Continue reading

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121st Boston Marathon

On April 17th I ran the 121st Boston Marathon.  This was my 15th Boston finish and Laurie’s 21st Boston finish.  We are so thankful to God that we can still enjoy this active lifestyle. Race day was unseasonably warm.  Temperatures … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: February 2017 – James Ismailoglu

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I recently had the chance to talk triathlon with James Ismailoglu.  James does a lot of heavy lifting for the TCSD as he is our Membership Director and one of our beginner coaches.  If you … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: December 2016 – Tim Price

  TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent  I had the pleasure recently of talking triathlon with Tim Price who has given his heart and soul to the TCSD. Tim is our newly elected TCSD Events and Program Director.  We are so … Continue reading

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Kangaroo Island Half Marathon

On August 27th I ran the Kangaroo Island Half Marathon and my wife, Laurie, ran the Full Marathon in South Australia.  Kangaroo Island is a big place (1700 square miles) and home to a lot of wildlife.  Many of the … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Triathlon Series – May 7th

  On May 7th I raced the Los Angeles Triathlon Series Olympic distance race in San Dimas, CA.  I enjoy these kinds of events because they are smaller races with a family atmosphere.  The races are held at Bonelli Park … Continue reading

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