Pip Taylor

Sport/discipline: Triathlon – Olympic and 70.3

About Pip: Pip first raced as a professional in 1999 in the F1 Triathlon Series in Australia and has now competed in over 22 countries around the globe. Her racing career spans ITU Olympic Distance, Non-Drafting Olympic Distance, Long Course and 70.3 racing - and off the race course you will find her working in different areas of nutrition.

Hometown: Lennox Head, Australia

Current residence: Lawrence, Kan., and Lennox Head, Australia

SRAM® products used: SRAM RED head to toe.

Zipp® products you use: 808 Firecrest® Tubulars, 404 Firecrest Tubulars, Sub-9 Disc, 101 Clinchers

Favorite SRAM product and why: R2C Aero Shifters - because they just work! Neat, precise and fast.

Favorite Zipp product and why: Zed Sub-9 Disc. Just love nice open roads and the sound of a Sub-9 Disc wheel at speed! Oh, and of course, my custom Zipp decals!

You’re stranded on a desert island and you have to choose one of each of the following:

One album? Can’t I take my full iPod? I am more mixed playlist than album

One candy? Good quality dark chocolate

One vice? Not sure it is a vice, but good food, good wine, good coffee and good restaurants...

Notable Race Results:

1st Vineman 70.3 2009

2nd Kansas 70.3 2010 & 2009

Australian Long Course Champion 2009

ITU World Team Champion 2003

ITU World Cup Winner Manchester 2003

Website: www.piptaylor.com

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Twitter: @PipTaylorRacing