Rob is the Valiant Endurance Squad Captain. He's been with Valiant since 2017 and he has truly been the cement that holds the squad together.
In 2022, Rob Finished the Ironman World Championship in St. George Utah
Sarah has been a Valiant Endurance Squad Member since 2018. She's made her way from a middle of the pack athlete to a top 10 age group athlete and Ironman World Championship Qualifier. Sarah received the 2023 Most Valiant Performance for her Ironman WC finish in Kona.
Yuki is the recipient of the 2023 Coach's Award for his service to the sport. Yuki is an exceptional athlete. He travels the globe helping triathletes of all levels keep their bikes functioning properly. Yuki is a multiple time Ironman and WC Qualifier.
Amy Flowers is one of the most iconic athletes ever to be on our squad. She received the 2022 "Juicebox" Award for finishing the Ironman World Championship with a torn ACL. Amy loves the bike and her goal is typically to "smash as many people as possible" on two wheels.
Nick has been on the squad since 2022. Nick is a top age grouper who routinely wins his local long course races. His positivity is infections. Nick is also a coach at Valiant Endurance. Nick is a multiple time WC Qualifier. In 2024, Nick was awarded the "Tornado Award" for his humor, heart, and dedication to the team.
2024 will be Jason's second year on the squad. He finished his first Ironman at IM Chattanooga last year. His performance earned him the 2023 Rookie of the Year Award. Jason's drive and focus is undeniable.
Scott is one of the founders of FuelIn. We have worked with FuelIn since before the pandemic and Scott's be an integral part in fueling all of our athletes. We love having him moonlight on our squad!
Blaine is one of the Valiant Endurance coaches and has been on the squad for several years. He is a top AG athlete and has his eyes set on qualifying for the Ironman World Championships in 2024. Blaine is a dog dad and awesome leader.
Julie was a rookie to Valiant Endurance in 2023. She came to the team wanting to improve her swim and bike so she was more competitive in her age group. Julie ended up landing on the podium multiple times in 2023 including multiple overall podiums.
2024 is Jack's first year on the Valiant Endurance Squad, but he is not new to triathlon. Jack is the VP of the Corpus Christi triathlon club, an Ironman, and multiple podium athlete. Jack is married and has two little girls. He's got a positive attitude that we believe will help him achieve his goals of qualifying for the 70.3 World Champs this season.
Collin is a rookie triathlete this season with big goals on the horizon. With a collegiate track and cross country background, his high-performance run background will be a threat to anyone he faces this year. Collin is excited to be part of the team and we look forward to big things from him in 2024 and beyond.
2024 will be Robert's second season on the team. Robert is a multiple 70.3 finisher and has some big goals for this season. Robert is one of the quieter athletes on the squad but that doesn't mean he isn't driven and excited to get the most out of himself.
Even though Lauren is the Head Coach, she still considers herself part of the squad. Her priority is coaching her athletes and managing the coaching business, but she continues to love racing and truly loves sharing the course with the team.