2 Days to Kona - Laurel Wassner

2016-10-06

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Excitement is in the air! Only 2 days left to Kona. This will be Maverick Multisport Pro Triathlete Laurel Wassner’s 2nd Kona World Championship, and she means business! No regrets. No excuses. Go Laurel! Enjoy the moment.

 

General Info

  • Laurel Wassner
  • Age 41
  • American
  • 8 years as a triathlete
  • Career highlights
    - 2016: 2nd Ironman Mont-Tremblant, 2nd Wildflower Triathlon, 2nd Ecuador 70.3
    - 2015: 5th Ironman Brasil
    - 2014: 1st Challenge Atlantic City Iron Distance, 3rd Wildflower Triathlon
    - 2nd participation in World Championship in Kona

 

Race Info

  • Bike: E-119 Tri
  • Bike set-up (see photo below)
  • Speciality: versatile
  • Personal saying
    - “Forget regret or life is yours to miss.” -Jonathan Larson
  • Bike split objective?
    - As close to 5 hours as I can get

 

Extra

  • Favourite food during the race
    - It's more about my favourite food after the race: which in Hawaii is poke!
  • Superstition/preparation ritual
    - Short evening run the night before the race

 

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© Photo: Wildflower Triathlon

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