Name: Beth Bailey
Years in Triathlon: 12
Employment: Used to be an Engineer, then a Consultant. Now have started The Kiddo Company (www.kiddofood.com) with a mission is to offer natural, healthy foods that are fun and easy to eat. We are working to launch at Whole Foods in Fall 2009!
Family Life: Husband Jeff (you know, the big tall guy!) and 2 girls, Mary Jane (5 1/2) and Vivian (4). They are fun!
Athletic Background: My main sport was springboard diving. I competed from age 7-17 and coached for 6 seasons. I then tore my ACL my senior year of high school which crushed my diving hopes. In college I switched to 8-oz curls and intramural soccer (both very big sports at
Favorite Race and Why: Mrs. T’s Chicago Triathlon 1997. My first “big” race, very exciting with all the people around, and just fun to travel to.
Worst Race and Why:
This Year’s Goals: To rid myself of the plantar fasciitis that has plagued me all year.
In 5 Years I hope to: Still be doing races! I love it. Although I always dream of training just a BIT more each season…
Something Most People do Not Know about ME: I cut my own hair. I just don’t have the time to go sit in a salon!