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Name: Ryan Parks
Nickname: Roy Munson
Age Group: Male 40 - 44
About Me: I did a sprint triathlon over 3 years ago and have been hooked ever since. I can't wait until this season kicks into gear!
What I do to pay the bills: Public Relations Professional
Who defends the ranch when I'm out training: My beautiful wife!
Short term triathlon goals: Stay injury free.
Long term triathlon goals: Sub 4:30:00 at Eagleman.
Fantasy triathlon goals: Qualify for the 2012 Olympic Team.
Three favorite albums: Smashing Pumpkins "Siamese Dream"
OutKast "ATLiens"
Red Hot Chili Peppers "Blood Sugar Sex Magik"
Favorite book: The Kite Runner
Favorite movie: Kingpin or The Princess Bride
Chocolate: The darker the better.
Garlic: Can't get enough. Is that my breath?
Blue Cheese: Especially in a burger, but I'd take goat or feta first.
For breakfast, I usually have: Smoothie, cereal or a bagel with peanut butter and jelly.
After a long day of training, my favorite meal is: Pizza or Sushi.
My best triathlon advice is: Train hard, but enjoy it. Don't let triathlon take over your life so much that you forget about the stuff that really matters...like family and friends.
My best non-triathlon advice is: Do what makes you happy.
What was I thinking when I signed up for my first race: Man...I hate spandex!
Everything I need to know I learned from: My wife, my family and my friends.
My deepest, darkest secret is: Well this one time I...



Race Summary

Race Type # Done PR Race PR
Run - 10 mile 1 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler (Apr 5, 2009) 1:03:48
Triathlon - Sprint 7 Reston Sprint Triathlon (May 31, 2009) 0:58:58
Triathlon - International Distance 8 Reston Triathlon (Sep 7, 2008) 2:00:10
Triathlon - Half Ironman 2 Ironman 70.3 Rhode Island (Jul 13, 2008) 5:04:43



Race Schedule

Date Name Type Results
Time O.A. A.G.
Apr 20, 2008 Kinetic Sprint Triathlon - Sprint View
1:25:36 30 / 568 6 / 63
May 18, 2008 Little Pepper Triathlon - Sprint View
1:16:45 10 / 394 1 / 33
Jun 8, 2008 Yorktown Sprint Triathlon - Sprint View
0:59:23 7 / 587 2 / 43
Jul 13, 2008 Ironman 70.3 Rhode Island Triathlon - Half Ironman View
5:04:43 206 / 1227
Aug 3, 2008 Culpeper Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
1:20:43 5 / 520 2 / 50
Aug 16, 2008 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:21:08 31 / 460 6 / 40
Sep 7, 2008 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:00:10 16 / 499 3 / 24
Sep 20, 2008 Big Lick Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:19:27 20 / 285 3 / 16
Apr 5, 2009 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler Run - 10 mile View
1:03:48 241 / 6642
Apr 18, 2009 Rumpass in Bumpass Internation Triathlon - International Distance View
2:15:38 25 / 402 8 / 48
May 31, 2009 Reston Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
0:58:58 7 / 494 3 / 43
Jun 14, 2009 Eagleman Triathlon - Half Ironman None
Jun 28, 2009 Montclair Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Aug 2, 2009 Culpeper Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Aug 15, 2009 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Sep 13, 2009 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Sep 26, 2009 Big Lick Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Oct 3, 2009 Giant Acorn International Triathlon - International Distance None