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Name: Kevin Kunkel
Nickname: Spazz, twiggy, OCD Boy, take your pick
Location: Reston, VA
Age Group: Male 45 - 49
About Me: I talk too much.
What I do to pay the bills: Travel the world telling other bureaucrats how to regulate offshore oil and gas activities
Who defends the ranch when I'm out training: Libby (my German Shepherd) and Joanne (the REAL boss)
Short term triathlon goals: Not drown in the 1st segment
Long term triathlon goals: Break 10 hours in an Ironman
Fantasy triathlon goals: Be within eye shot of Steve Smith finishing @ Reston--yeah right!
Three favorite albums: Rush: Hemispheres, Pink Floyd: The Wall, Coldplay: A Rush of Blood to the Head
Favorite book: Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Favorite movie: Toughie. Ahhh, Saving Private Ryan, The Last Emperor, Europa Europa, The Player
Chocolate: It won't last long in my precence
Garlic: The more the better!!!!
Blue Cheese: Tastes better than it smells!
For breakfast, I usually have: Nothing except coffee, I know...I know. It's not healthy.
After a long day of training, my favorite meal is: Lots and Lots and Lots of Thai Food!!!
My best triathlon advice is: Can't offer any, I just started, except the aforementioned, "don't drown."
My best non-triathlon advice is: Be the best you can be. Boy that's lame :-(
What was I thinking when I signed up for my first race: Damn! Triathlons are expensive.
Everything I need to know I learned from: My Dad
My deepest, darkest secret is: Forgetting to put on anything under my wetsuit.



Race Summary

Race Type # Done PR Race PR
Run - 5 km 1
Run - 10 km 1 St. Patrick's Day 10K (DC) (Mar 12, 2005) 0:40:22
Run - 10 mile 4 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler (Apr 3, 2005) 1:06:53
Run - Half Marathon 1 Rock and Roll Half Marathon - Va Beach (Sep 4, 2005) 1:33:29
Run - Marathon 1
Triathlon - Sprint 18 3Sports Sprint Triathlon (Jul 24, 2005) 0:59:40
Triathlon - International Distance 13 Reston Triathlon (Sep 11, 2005) 2:15:40
Triathlon - Half Ironman 4 Eagleman (Jun 10, 2007) 4:33:18
Triathlon - Ironman 5 ChesapeakeMan (Sep 27, 2008) 10:08:44



Race Schedule

Date Name Type Results
Time O.A. A.G.
Mar 12, 2005 St. Patrick's Day 10K (DC) Run - 10 km View
0:40:22 110 / 3829 19 / 368
Apr 3, 2005 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler Run - 10 mile View
1:06:53 301 / 8655 210 / 2290
Apr 24, 2005 Kinetic Sprint Triathlon - Sprint View
1:35:21 27 / 296 4 / 33
May 1, 2005 Worldgate Sport&Health Spint Tri Triathlon - Sprint View
1:17:15 3 / 71 1 / 9
May 7, 2005 Smith Mountain Lake Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
1:13:32 28 / 394 3 / 46
Jun 25, 2005 Bath County Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
1:14:44 25 / 203 4 / 11
Jul 24, 2005 3Sports Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
0:59:40 17 / 347 3 / 32
Aug 7, 2005 Culpeper Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint View
1:23:59 35 / 431 3 / 43
Sep 4, 2005 Rock and Roll Half Marathon - Va Beach Run - Half Marathon View
1:33:29 444 / 16217 57 / 1070
Sep 11, 2005 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:15:40 25 / 508 6 / 41
Sep 24, 2005 Outback Big Lick Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:23:41 67 / 431 5 / 33
Oct 15, 2005 Sherando Lake Sprint Triathlon - Sprint View
1:39:31 19 / 364 4 / 29
Apr 2, 2006 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler Run - 10 mile None
Apr 22, 2006 Kinetic Quarter Triathlon - Other View
2:29:20 9 / 154 2 / 24
May 6, 2006 Smith Mountain Lake Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
May 14, 2006 Luray Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Jun 11, 2006 Eagleman Triathlon - Half Ironman View
4:52:09 120 / 1592 20 / 148
Jun 25, 2006 Lake Montclair Triathlon (Olympic) Triathlon - International Distance None
Jul 16, 2006 New York City Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Aug 5, 2006 Whirpool Steelhead 70.3 Triathlon Triathlon - Half Ironman None
Aug 27, 2006 Ratman Other - Other None
Sep 10, 2006 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Sep 23, 2006 Outback Big Lick Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Sep 30, 2006 ChesapeakeMan Triathlon - Ironman View
10:23:17 8 / 174 2 / 27
Apr 1, 2007 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler Run - 10 mile None
Apr 22, 2007 Kinetic Sprint Triathlon - Sprint None
May 20, 2007 Reston Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
May 25, 2007 Triple-T Triathlon - Other None
Jun 10, 2007 Eagleman Triathlon - Half Ironman View
4:33:18 120 / 1609 27 / 231
Jun 17, 2007 Little Pepper Triathlon - Sprint View
1:16:41 11 / 323 1 / 32
Jun 24, 2007 Lake Montclair Triathlon (Olympic) Triathlon - International Distance None
Aug 5, 2007 Culpeper Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Aug 18, 2007 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance View
2:23:54 11 / 288 3 / 40
Aug 26, 2007 Ironman Louisville Triathlon - Ironman View
10:18:27 66 / 1580 10 / 299
Sep 9, 2007 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Oct 13, 2007 Ironman World Championship Triathlon - Ironman View
10:51:16 725 / 1787 162 / 249
Mar 29, 2008 National Marathon Run - Marathon None
Apr 6, 2008 Cherry Blossom 10 Miler Run - 10 mile None
Apr 20, 2008 Kinetic Sprint Triathlon - Sprint None
May 9, 2008 Tour de Skyline Day 1 Bike - Other None
May 10, 2008 Tour de Skyline Day 2 Bike - Other None
May 23, 2008 Triple-T Triathlon - Other None
Jun 1, 2008 Reston Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Jun 8, 2008 Eagleman Triathlon - Half Ironman None
Jul 13, 2008 Montclair Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Aug 3, 2008 Culpeper Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Aug 16, 2008 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Aug 24, 2008 Chicago Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Aug 31, 2008 Ironman Louisville Triathlon - Ironman View
10:43:24 79 / 1975 11 / 342
Sep 27, 2008 ChesapeakeMan Triathlon - Ironman View
10:08:44 2 / 136
Apr 16, 2011 Bluemont Vineyard 951 5K Run - 5 km None
May 6, 2011 Tour de Skyline Day 1 Bike - Other None
May 7, 2011 Tour de Skyline Day 2 Bike - Other None
Aug 13, 2011 Luray International Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None
Aug 14, 2011 Luray Sprint Triathlon Triathlon - Sprint None
Sep 11, 2011 Reston Triathlon Triathlon - International Distance None