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TCSD Conversation: November 2018 – Rich Sweet

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the privilege this month to talk triathlon with TCSD member, Rich Sweet.  In October Rich won the men’s 55-59 age group at the Ironman World Championships in Kona.  He beat the 2nd place … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: October 2018 – Alex Dreu

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I talked triathlon recently with TCSD member Alex Dreu.  She has already accomplished a lot during her relatively short triathlon career and I know there is more to come.  Alex has also done her share … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: September 2018 – AJ Lawson

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently of talking triathlon with one of TCSD’s most active volunteers, AJ Lawson.  I originally met AJ when we sang Christmas Carols at local assisted living homes and also while serving … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: August 2018 – Andy Thacher

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I recently had the pleasure of talking triathlon with TCSD member Andy Thacher.  Andy has done more races than any person I know.  This interview will be published just after Andy represents Team USA at … Continue reading

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USA Triathlon National Championships – Cleveland

On August 11th I raced the USA Triathlon National Championships (Olympic Distance) in Cleveland, OH.  Nationals is always one of my most important races of the year.  The primary goal this year was to get 1 of the 18 slots … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: June 2018 – Keith Benline

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently of talking triathlon with Keith Benline.  Keith is a long time member and sponsor of TCSD as the owner of Robert’s Auto Service.  Keith is passionate about giving back to … Continue reading

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LA Tri Series Triathlon

On May 12th I raced the LA Tri Series Triathlon at Bonelli Park in San Dimas, CA.  This was my 4th race in 5 weeks.  It went well as I placed 1st out of 13 men in the 55-59 age … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: May 2018 – Tami Threet

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I had the pleasure recently of talking triathlon with TCSD member Tami Threet.  Tami has been a great volunteer for TCSD over the years.  This year she stepped up and served as Coordinator for our … Continue reading

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TCSD Conversation: April 2018 – Mark Alfaro

TCSD Conversation by Craig Zelent I recently got the chance to talk triathlon with Mark Alfaro, TCSD’s new Track Coach.  We are so lucky to have Mark coaching us.  It is always great to such good volunteer leaders like Mark.  … Continue reading

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Ironman 70.3 Oceanside

On April 7th I did my first race of 2018 at Ironman 70.3 Oceanside and it went very well.  We had ideal conditions as the low temperature at the start of the race at 7am was in the high 50’s … Continue reading

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