FLO Factory Team

Past Races

03/18/2023 Lake Havasu Triathlon
03/11/2023 Pasadena Triathlon
12/11/2022 Tinsel Triathlon

Michael Kaelon

Azusa, California

Primary Discipline(s) Triathlon, Road Cycling / Criterium, Mountain Biking, Road Running, Duathlon, Snowboarding, Other
Bucket List Race70.3 World's, if I can ever get my endurance up to that level
Post-Race DrinkVirgil's Handcrafted Root Beer
Off-Day ActivityWriting/recording in my home studio

I've been on a bike as long as I can remember, even rode from San Francisco to LA when I was 11. Got into triathlon in 1986, placing front-of-the-mid-pack/back-of-the-front-pack for several years. A freak accident in 2005 took me out for a few years, spending 2 years in PT to learn to walk normally again. More recent diagnoses of mitochondrial myopathy and a-fib have slowed me down, and forced me to focus on shorter races, primarily sprints. The last several years have taught me to focus on what you can do, and not stress out about what you can't...