Oscar Harrell

After a reignited effort in health and wellness ensued various obstacle/mud runs, 5k, 10k and half marathon races and finally progressed over the hurdle of the dreaded swim to join the triathlon addiction, my first triathlon lead to much trial and error with the bike and swim, which then lead broadening my horizons to join the tri club.

When/Where was your first triathlon?
2014 St. Genevieve mini tri

What is your favorite and least favorite gel flavor?
Fav coffee, least favorite berry

What is your favorite race?
St. Louis Tri, specifically the fast & flat bike

What is the most challenging moment you’ve had during a race?
T2 all of them

What is your favorite place in or around St. Louis to train?
The hills of Jefferson county

What is the worst food you’ve tried in training or racing and why?
Gel blocks

What is your favorite thing about triathlon?
The camaraderie

What is the one piece of tri-geek gear you can’t live without?
5 gallon bucket

Tip for new (or veteran) triathletes?
Make a plan and stick to it.

How many bikes do you own?