President

Briana “yeet or get yeeted” Willson

Email: president@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Learn to wink and then take over the world.
Major: Political Science and Journalism
Year in School: 3rd
Year on the team: 3rd
Hometown: Looooooomis, CA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: T1-trying to get out of the wetsuit without falling.
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Rolling my eyes
Favorite Food: Weakness
Spirit Animal: Grumpy Cat
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: “Forgetting” to warm up
Favorite Memory from the Team: BRIGHT AND TIGHT
Celebrity Crush: My pup @the_life.of.rocky
Fun Fact: I can fly

Vice President

Ethan “keeping it bright and tight since ‘18” Knox

Email: vicepresident@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Turn left at 15mph sections of road
Major: Environmental Managment and Protection
Year in School: 3rd
Year on the team: 3rd
Hometown: Huntington Beach, brah
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: The one where Owen continues to wear his helmet.
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Water polo
Favorite Food: Tacos al pastor or chilaquiles @Jose Andres ;)
Spirit Animal: Sea Turtle
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Gotta down some krill oil, wash down the taste with some warm coleslaw. If you need any pre-race just hit me up.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Banquet…
Celebrity Crush: I’ve said it once before and I’ll say it again: Steve Carell
Fun Fact: Once performed in a trapeze show in Mexico.

Secretary

Torrey “Pines” Duncan

Email: secretary@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Become a morning person
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year in School: 4th
Year on the team: 4th
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: Run
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Volleyball
Favorite Food: Strawberries!
Spirit Animal: Tardigrade…just kidding but you should really google a picture of one.
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Checking my transition area way too many times to make sure I didn’t forget anything.
Favorite Memory from the Team: SB Ride with Jasper’s angels.
Celebrity Crush: Does Peter from the Bachelorette count??
Fun Fact: Growing up I would never use the brakes on my bike. Instead, I’d just run into bushes to stop so it’s a miracle I kind of ride bikes now.

Treasurer

Owen “takes surveys seriously” Obama

Email: treasurer@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Bender baby
Major: Business Admin
Year in School: 3rd
Year on the team: 3rd
Hometown: Belmont, CA (B-town)
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: I love them all equally (except the run).
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Water Polo
Favorite Food: A freebird burrito after the SB ride.
Spirit Animal: Pangolin
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Not warming up
Favorite Memory from the Team: Bright and Tight?
Celebrity Crush: Stanley Kubrick
Fun Fact: My last name isn’t actually Obama

Public Relations

Ellie “Lake Michigan is the better coast” Walsh

Email: publicrelations@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: To own as many dogs as possible.
Major: Microbiology
Year in School: 2nd
Year on the team: 2nd
Hometown: Evanston, IL
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: The swim
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): March Madness
Favorite Food: Nutella
Spirit Animal:Mantis Shrimp…just google it
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Praying I don’t get lost on the course.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Retreat!!
Celebrity Crush: John Mulaney
Fun Fact: I was a competitive Irish Dancer for 7 years.

Apparel

Maia “big fan of breakfast burritos” Draca

Email: apparel@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Save the turtles!!
Major: Businessss
Year in School: 2nd
Year on the team: 2nd
Hometown: Los Gatos, CA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: Post race snackSs
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): watching WSL
Favorite Food: Avocados
Spirit Animal: a tiger according to https://www.spiritanimal.info/spirit-animal-quiz/
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Looking around at people’s facial expressions at the start line… as they are all peeing in their wetsuit to stay warm :-)
Favorite Memory from the Team: SB century ride with Jasper’s angels!!! and Jasper!
Celebrity Crush: my bed
Fun Fact: I’ve killed every single plant that I’ve owned.

Student Head Coach

Estee “Tricest Tea Master” O’Sullivan

Email: headcoach@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: To get jacked and tan.
Major: QOMs
Year in School: 4th
Year on the team: 4th
Hometown: SD ;)
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: Run
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Thumb wrestling or dancing.
Favorite Food: Boba
Spirit Animal: Chelsea Sodaro
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Everytime we touch by cascade.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Nationals mixed team relay in AZ.

Celebrity Crush: The Wattage Cottage inhabitants.
Fun Fact: I love pit vipers.
Favorite Catchphrase: Jabwow baby

Sponsorship Coordinator

Max “Mr. Beef” Stapel-Kalat

Email: sponsorship@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: You see that up there (points at the moon), I am gonna go there someday
Major: Physics
Year in School: 2nd
Year on the team: 2nd
Hometown: La Grange Park, IL
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: Transitions
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): High Stakes Bowling.
Favorite Food: Anything from THE 805 Kitchen.
Spirit Animal: Donkey Kong, Shrek, Bees, or good ol’ fashioned BEEF.
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Getting a fresh cut at Anderson’s Barbershop.
Favorite Memory from the Team: That one time I almost met Guy Fieri after Tritonman.

Greatest Band Ever: Chumbawumba
Celebrity Crush: Guy Fieri with Danny Devito as a close second.
Fun Fact: Did y’all know I went to Australia?

Event Coordinator

Maryn “I don’t follow the rules, I just make them” Tudor

Email: eventcoordinator@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Collect everyone’s exact time and place of birth so that I can look up their astrology charts.
Major: Wine and Lit
Year in School: Fourth and last bb!!!
Year on the team: 2nd
Hometown: Palm spraaaaaangs
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: It’s what’s between the legs that counts, aka transition time.
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Yoga, Fun fact! I’m the official yoga coach.
Favorite Food: Mangoes even tho I’m allergic.
Spirit Animal: Myself
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Putting my wetsuit on backwards because apparently the zipper isn’t supposed to be in the front THANKS ESTEE.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Meme wars with the Real Jon Schmidt or that time when my first bike practice was a century and I totally crushed it.

Celebrity Crush: Hot freshmen or coach Jon’s dogs….. tough choice.
Fun Fact: Roses are red? Violets are blue? Am I colorblind?
Are you, like, a Witch: Honestly I don’t know where people get these ideas from.

Alumni Relations

Sean “Patrick” Moran

Email: alumnirelations@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Operation Dark Phoenix Nighthawk Uprising
Major: Environmental Earth and Soil Sciences
Year in School: 3rd
Year on the team: Same^
Hometown: LA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: As a Zot Trot enthusiast, gotta go with the first.
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Doing the bare minimum to get by.
Favorite Food: Tacos de Acapulco
Spirit Animal: Chad and JT
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Three double doubles
Favorite Memory from the Team: Tritonman… but not the race

Celebrity Crush: Tyler Cameron 
Fun Fact: Ex MW2 semi pro
Ask me about my National Geographic renowned art

Webmaster

Kevin “Most people call me Kevin, but you can call me Tonight” Label

Email: webmaster@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: To eat a sandwich from Board and Brew.
Major: Computer Science
Year in School: 4th
Year on the team: 4th
Hometown: Newbury Park, CA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: The first 100 yards of the swim.
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Water Polo
Favorite Food: This one pizza place on the way to LA/SD that I always make sure my carpool driver knows about.
Spirit Animal: Ryan Solorzano’s Speed Concept
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Pumping up my tires to exactly 112.5 PSI.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Hands down Overload Week!

Celebrity Crush: Cobie Smulders
Fun Fact: I once stayed awake for 3 days to teach myself an entire quarter of Linear Algebra.  I’ve also never landed in an airplane, even though I’ve flown in one before.

MTS Race Director

Kayla “Turning MTS into Fyre Festival” Tresser

Email: racedirector@marchtriathlonseries.com
Quest: World Peace
Major: Experience Industry Management
Year in School: 4th
Year on the team: 3rd
Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: Run
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Soccer
Favorite Food: Sushi
Spirit Animal: Sloth
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: I can’t eat bananas before races because the texture makes me nauseous. I can eat them any other time though.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Retreat sophomore year, when Jasper decided falling was better than listening.

Celebrity Crush: A young Leo DiCaprio
Fun Fact: I ran a marathon when I was probably too young and I blame all my injuries on it :)

Heart and Soles Race Director

Jaycee “it’s six letters not two” Jacobson

Email: heartandsoles@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: Swim with the piggies in Bora Bora
Major: Public Health
Year in School: 3rd
Year on the team: 2nd
Hometown: Lompoc/Lompton/The Poke, California
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: The free snacks you get once it’s over
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): Crushing all my siblings at Wii Just Dance, it also counts as cardio if you get really into it
Favorite Food: Frozen Bananas or anything covered in chocolate
Spirit Animal: Francois my pet tortoise- He’s french and spends his days eating strawberries under a heat lamp. The ideal lifestyle.
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: Having to pee way way way more times that I should have to.
Favorite Memory from the Team: Finishing my first race and seeing the team all around the finish line.. and then realizing it was because I was the last one to finish
Celebrity Crush: Peter the Pilot
Fun Fact: I went to soccer camp with Pismo the Surfing Goat and we were reunited last year in the Lassen’s parking lot. We’re buds now.

Tour de Donut Race Director

cole “plugging tdd So hard people won’t talk to mE” cummins

Email: tourdedonut@calpolytriathlon.com
Quest: actually do a triathloN
Major: cs
Year in School: 4th
Year on the team: 3rd
Hometown: los altos
Favorite leg of the Triathlon: hands-Down the run
Favorite Sport (Besides Triathlon): croquet
Favorite Food: literally just sourdough bread
Spirit Animal: koalas are Nuts
Weirdest Pre-race ritual: downing a 5 gallon tUb of sriracha
Favorite Memory from the Team: old creek roaD

Celebrity Crush: Ethan knox
Fun Fact: So you should check all the capitalized letters. all inquiries can be sent to 650 305 0867