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Name: Tom Barbieri
Location: Reston, VA
Age Group: Male 45 - 49
What I do to pay the bills: Finance Manager
Who defends the ranch when I'm out training: My awesome, supportive wife and two boys...Jack (4) and Drew (2)
Short term triathlon goals: Eagelman - Sub-5 hour
Long term triathlon goals: Ironman at 40
Fantasy triathlon goals: Place top three in my age group at ANY race
Three favorite albums: Depeche Mode - Violator, U2 - Joshua Tree, Eagles - Hotel California
Favorite book: Bridges of Madison County - yeah, yeah...whatever!
Favorite movie: GoodFellas, Gladiator, and Riding Giants. The Endless Summer was pretty good too!
Chocolate: Sometimes
Garlic: I am Italian....of course!
Blue Cheese: Fugettaboutit!!
For breakfast, I usually have: Oatmeal, SportTea, yogurt, (and three eggs, if riding) Grande Skim Chai w/one shot of espresso
After a long day of training, my favorite meal is: Mamma Lucia's penne pasta w/light cream sauce littered with shrimp and huge chunks of fresh crab
My best triathlon advice is: One breath at a time
My best non-triathlon advice is: Save your money......except for tri-stuff and races
What was I thinking when I signed up for my first race: "I am going to throw-up...."
Everything I need to know I learned from: Making mistakes
My deepest, darkest secret is: I shave my legs...shhh!



Race Summary

Race Type # Done PR Race PR
Swim - 1 Mile 1 Jim McDonnell 1 Mile Lake Swim (May 25, 2008) 0:32:44
Bike - Century 1 Reston Century (Aug 24, 2008) 6:28:31
Run - 5 Mile / 8 km 1 Backyard Burn - Fountainhead (Spring, 5 mile) (Mar 30, 2008) 1:56:52
Run - Marathon 1
Triathlon - Sprint 2 Little Pepper (May 18, 2008) 1:41:02
Triathlon - International Distance 2 Luray International Triathlon (Aug 16, 2008) 3:01:49
Triathlon - Half Ironman 1 Eagleman (Jun 8, 2008) 6:20:44



Race Schedule

Date Name Type Results
Time O.A. A.G.
Mar 30, 2008 Backyard Burn - Fountainhead (Spring, 5 mile) Run - 5 Mile / 8 km View
1:56:52
Apr 20, 2008 Kinetic Sprint Triathlon - Sprint View
1:45:22
May 18, 2008 Little Pepper Triathlon - Sprint View
1:41:02
May 25, 2008 Jim McDonnell 1 Mile Lake Swim Swim - 1 Mile View
0:32:44
Jun 8, 2008 Eagleman Triathlon - Half Ironman View
6:20:44 811 / 1382 146 / 207
Aug 16, 2008 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
3:01:49
Aug 24, 2008 Reston Century Bike - Century View
6:28:31
Sep 7, 2008 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Oct 26, 2008 Marine Corps Marathon Run - Marathon None