Author Archives: Casey Bateman

About Casey Bateman

Age: 21 Santa Maria, California Hello My name is Casey Bateman I am 21 years old. I am a returning member to Team Endurance films for the 2012-2013 season. My goals for the season Include winning the Overall Sprint National Championship this season, as well as top 10 finishes in the Elite field at the Los Angeles Triathlon and Dallas Triathlon in September and October. This is my second year racing triathlon. I came from a collegiate swim background and switched to triathlon when I decided my big goal would include making the 2016 Olympic team for triathlon as well as be a world champion in the ITU circuit. Cureently i'm a third year student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. I am also a swim instructor on the side. Thank you Endurance films for resigning me for the 2012-2013 Season! 2016 Olympics Countdown -Casey Bateman

One year After Bike Crash &; One month until National Championships

Good Afternoon Everyone,
Today Marks the one year anniversary of my first major bike accident and also one month until National Championships, so I thought I would do a little bit of reflecting on the year as we look forward to the remainder of the season.
One year ago today I looked like this
 
 
 
I had a grd. [...]

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Mid-season race update

Hello Everyone!
I apologize for the long delay between my current blog and last blog. Racing this year has had many ups and downs! For the good Side I have broken three course records and won 4 races! Those Races include Santa Maria Tri For Fun Sprint. (pictures Below) it consisted of a 750 M swim a 18 [...]

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Winter Break and Draft Legal Triathlons

Hello all,
I hope my post finds you all doing well this holiday season! I am doing wonderful. Winter season is now upon us and here on the west coast we are very lucky that we can ride just about 365 days a year while some other places around the year are indoors riding trainers for [...]

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Olympic Training Center Acceptance and Other News

Hello All,
 These past two weeks have been quite eventful. With the olympic training center posting its benchmark tests for residency stays of elite athletes we have been chasing the standards a little bit to check our fitness and compare to some of the countries elite. I had quite a performance. The swim time standard was [...]

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The Offseason has Begun

Hello everyone,
 The off season has officially begun! Some exciting things to post along with that. My last race of the season was Tinley’s Adventures. I raced the very competitive sprint distance race a week after racing in Los Angeles. The race was fairly successful I took second place overall as well as in my age [...]

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Los Angeles Triathlon Race Recap

Hello everyone!
Friday I travelled down to Los Angeles to compete in my first Elite race. Friday was rather Uneventful, Lauren one of my core supporters travelled down with me for the weekend to watch and take part as much as she could. unfortunately we left a little later in the day which was a plus [...]

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week of 9/19/11 Update!

Hello Everyone,
 How is it going? This is my last week before my first Elite Race in LA this coming weekend. I’ve been studying the course and watching the waves to observe what I will be working through so far it looks to my advantage. This week will be my first taper of my triathlon career [...]

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Prerace update for the LA triathlon

Hello again,
Today i’m here to update you of the happenings of the past few weeks as we are 13 days out form my first elite race at the LA triathlon presented by herbalife and Champion Systems!
After a long trip home for the 2011 USA Triathlon National Championships and a pretty good showing, it was back [...]

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