Between April 19-22, a star-studded cast of 22 Cal Triathletes, 1 Head Coach, and 2 esteemed Alumni (Papa Haas, and TriSexton, who we ran into as they wandered haplessly in their USAT polos around SFO) shipped off to the wonderful city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama for Collegiate Nationals 2012.
Being as studly as they are, the Nats Team arrived in Alabama (decked out in neon bro tanks, no less) with the hopes of bringing home some hardware, which we did. Though the Overall Champions prize was not to be ours (hats off to Colorado, they put on an absolute clinic on how to race), 3rd place overall in the Nation ain’t too shabby. Let me repeat that. 3RD OVERALL IN THE US OF A! Considering how big this event is, this is an incredibly impressive accomplishment.