Jim Day

40-44 Age Group
Franklin, TN

Recent Results: 2012 Ironman Florida 12:44:00; Rev3 Half & Olympic, Chattanooga Waterfront, Steelhead 70.3, Augusta 70.3, Nations Tri.

Career Highlights: Ironman Canada finisher 2011.  Tom King Half Marathon PR 1:38:05. St. Jude Marathon 3:39 PR.

Training for: Austin Half Marathon, Chattanooga Triathlon, Music City Triathlon.


Johanna Gartman

Junior Elite 16-19
Chattanooga, TN

Recent Results: USAT Junior Elite National Championship 2nd Overall female; USAT Junior National Championships Team Relay Champion relay team member.

Career Highlights: member of US Junior Elite team for 2010 PATCO events; 2009 & 2010 Southeast Junior Development Race Series Overall female 16-19 champion; 2010 Junior Elite & Collegiate recruitment camp at Olympic Training Center, CO.

Training for: 2011 USAT and PATCO Junior Elite Cups


Mike Gaw

40-44 age group
Atlanta, GA

Recent Results: Athens Marathon, Greece 3:39:20 ‚ the 2500th anniversary of the original marathon!

Career Highlights: 2009 ITU Aquathlon World Championships 17th 40-44; will have completed an Ironman on every continent after finishing Ironman South Africa in 2011.

Training for: Ironman South Africa 2011


Matt Long

Pro elite, age 24
Columbus, OH

Recent Results: FISU World University Games US Team member, competed in Valencia, Spain; 2nd US finisher.

Career Highlights: 2010 top finishes at ITU Continental Cups ‚ Mazatlan 8th, Lima 17th, San Francisco 17th. Ranked on ITU Points list; 2008 USAT Collegiate National Championships 3rd; 2008 ITU World Triathlon Championships 4th 20-24.

Training for: 2011 ITU Continental Cup and World Cup circuit

Website: www.triathlong.com

Kelly McCreight

45-49 Age Group
Franklin, TN

Recent Results: 2012 Ironman CDA 11:00:03, 2010 Ironman CDA 10:55:41, Ironman Canada 2011, Ironman WI 2009.

Career Highlights: Boston Marathon 2011, Mercedes Marathon 3:20:30.  American Triple T finisher. 

Training for: Austin Marathon, Normandy France Marathon.


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