Athlete of the Month, July 2009 – Jon Haukaas

Meet Jon Haukaas, D3 Athlete of the Month!  Jon is a bit of an outdoors junkie ‚Äì he loves to be outside whether it‚Äôs climbing, skiing, camping or mountain biking. He earned the Athlete of the Month Honors by taking…

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Athlete of the Month, July 2008 – Matt Given

Celebrating Matt Given as he qualified for and is headed to the Ironman World Championships this fall! D3: What prompted you to get involved in triathlon? MG: I had been a mountain bike junkie in the early 90‚Ä≤s. In 2001,…

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Athlete of the Month, September 2009 – Kirk MacDonald

How did you get into triathlons? As part of a fitness program to lose weight. How long have you been involved in the sport? Took up triathlon in July 2004 and just completed fourth full year of age group races.…

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Athlete of the Month, September 2009 – Steve Bratton

Please meet Steve Bratton, our D3 Athlete of the Month ‚Äì wait until you read this story ‚Äì it‚Äôs not one you‚Äôll want to miss. It‚Äôs inspirational and it‚Äôs a great example of hard work paying off. Who is your…

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Athlete of the Month – November 2009 – Sarah Petre-Mears

Meet Sarah Petre-Mears, our D3 Athlete of the Month. Sarah‚Äôs unique journey into triathlon is an inspiring one. When Sarah started working with D3 in 2005 she smoked 2 packs a day. She also lives on a tiny Carribean island…

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Athlete of the Month, January 2010 – Yaicha Schuneman

Yaicha Schuneman did her first triathlon, 5430 Half Ironman, the summer of ‚Äô07. An admitted ‚Äúyoga junkie‚Äù, Yaicha decided to take the sport more seriously in January of ‚Äô08 when she signed on with coach Amanda McCracken. While battling to…

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Athlete of the Month, February 2010 – Tracy Macintire

D3: Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background? Which sports did you do as a kid and as you got older? Tracy: I grew up playing all the typical little league sports and continued playing baseball…

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Athlete of the Month, April 2010 – Ketill Helgason

D3: Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background? Which sports did you do as a kid and as you got older? Ketill:If any, then that would be running , because when I was a kid I…

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Athlete of the Month, May 2010 – Adam Coy, CU Triathlon Team Member

D3: What is your athletic background? Adam: I played all the main sports growing up but Hockey and basketball were my two main sports. I started running my freshman year of college, but not competitively or anything. I did a…

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Athlete of the Month, June 2010 – Steve Bouey

D3: Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background? Which sports did you do as a kid and as you got older? Steve Bouey: I played youth soccer and little league baseball growing up but by the…

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Athlete of the Month, July 2010 – Todd Hothman

D3: Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background?  Todd: I started running about 8 years ago to get into shape. I was working with a personal trainer at the time who convinced me to give triathlon…

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Athlete of the Month, September 2010 – John Eliot

D3: Where did you grow up? John: I‚Äôd like to think that I haven‚Äôt grown up yet. However, as a military brat, I moved around a bunch when I was young ‚Äì born in Delaware, lived in Arizona, Florida, New…

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Athlete of the Month, March 2011 – Debbie Ragals

Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background? Which sports did you do as a kid and as you got older? I grew up playing a lot of tennis, snow and water skiing. I think I enjoy…

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Athlete of the Month, December 2010 – Kristen Klein

Kristen Klein is the D3 athlete of the month for December. In November she completed her first Ironman tackling Ironman Cozumel in 12:37. On her way Kristen tackled a hectic schedule, illness, and a calf injury just to get to…

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Athlete of the Month, February 2011 – Sandra Lopez

Can you tell us a little bit about your sports background? Which sports did you do as a kid and as you got older? I grew up playing soccer and from 6th-9th grade played year round on a travel team.…

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