Favourite part of triathlon – swim, cycle, run (transition?)
All depends on which is going bestLeast favourite?
Normally the ride as it seems to drag onBest dinner the night before?
Pad ThaiIt’s race morning – what do you eat?
Same as always....muesli and maybe some eggs on toastNumber of hours spent training a week (peak)?
20-25hrs + strength, massage etcBiggest threat on the day?
Blowing myself up going to hard!Favourite thing about Noosa (as a destination)?
Relaxed small town feel
Courtney Atkinson Blog: Noosa Weapon of Choice
Firstoffthebike.com tells us: 5 Reasons to Love Noosa
Atkinson vs Walton: Clash of the Titans
At the moment....British India - SafariAny superstitions/good luck charms?
Changing my racing suit to a new one after a bad raceDo you have a Sporting idol?
Not really...I respect sports people consistently are at the top of their sport over long periodsDrink of choice after the race?
RedBull and VodkaWhat’s next?
Holidays then refocus towards goal of London Olympics
COURTNEY ATKINSON: THE STATS
What: Olympic Distance Triathlete
Distance: 1.5km Swim – 40km Bike – 10km Run
Where: Around the Globe
How: Weekly Swims 20km – Rides 300km – Runs 100km
Stats: 176cm / 67kg
Goal: Gold at London Olympics
Lives: Gold Coast, Australia
Age: 30 years
Years Racing: 13
Education: Bachelor of Commerce, Bond University
Activities: Surfing, Snowboarding
TV: House, CSI, How I met your Mother, Two & Half Men