Kevin Paladino

Nickname:
Coach Kevin

Hometown:
Austin, TX

Mountains Sumitted:
Longs Peak
Mount Lady Washington
Quadry (three times)
Mount Whitney

Failed Attempts:
Mount Democrat

High School Sports:
Football and swimming

Broken Bones:
2 Ribs
Seperated AC joint

Proudest Athletic Achievement:
Qualifying for Boston Marathon with a 3:08 marathon Running 75 miles in 26 hours in Ultra Trail Marathon
2 Times All American Triathlete
1st overall at Black Squirrel Triathlon
Sub 4:25 70.3 Triathlon
First Ironman Triathlon
Over all winner at 50k Ultra Trail Marathon

Longest Race Completed:
Ironman Triathlon
100k Ultra Trail Marathon

Notable Benchmark:
18:00 5k
38:00 10k
3.08 Marathon
2.07 Olympic Triathlon
4:23 70.3 Triathlon
11:30 Ironman Triathlon

Sport(s) that you have a natural ability for:
Swimming and mountain biking

Sport(s) you are most passionate about:
Endurance Running, Cycling and Swimming, Technical single gear mountain biking, Xterra Triathlon, Crossfit

Favorite Quotes:
"Being competitive is about finding comfort in discomfort."

Favorite Motivational Saying:
"Pain is fear leaving the body."

Biggest Athletic Learning Opportunty:
Fueling and hydrating for endurance