Laura Bennett

Sport/discipline: Triathlon - ITU / Olympic Distance / 70.3

About Laura: Laura's family got her started in triathlons at age 10. She has gone through IronKids, junior teams, and finally after swimming for SMU 1993-97, she returned to triathlons and have made a career of it. She has learned life's lessons through the sport, found her husband, and still love racing as much as when she started. Laura started racing professionally in 1998. 

Hometown: North Palm Beach, Fla.

Current residence: Boulder, Colo.

Zipp® products used: 404 Firecrest® tubulars, 101 clinchers for training, 808 Firecrest rear, love the new Zipp Tangente Platinum Pro brake pads …stealth look!
 
Favorite Zipp product and why: 404 Firecrest tubulars
 
You’re stranded on a desert island and you have to choose one of each of the following:

One album? Black Eyed Peas
 
One candy? Australian mixed lollies
 
One vice? Cookies
 
Notable Race Results:
4th 2008 Olympic Games Beijing
 
Four time World Championship Medals
 
Four time ITU World Cup Winner
 
Three time national champion
 
 
 
Twitter: @LauraRBennett