Daniel James

Name Nuts aka Daniel X James
Age group Male 35-39, but not for long :o(
Favourite race Mooloolaba – 70.3 or Olympic
Hardest race you’ve had to get too Carins 70.3
Hardest race you’ve done Husky Long Course.
Biggest rookie error Forgetting nutrition for a 70.3 race
Best piece of racing or training equipment Quarq powermeter
How long in the sport 5 years
(Nuts benefits from our online training package and has won numerous age group races. He is based in Sydney where we have a number of athletes who train alone and together, and race the Sydney scene together.)
Best thing about triathlon Because there is so many things you can tweak over the various disciplines, constant improvement is possible…and rewarding.
Best piece of advice your coach has given you Be consistent.
Coffee of choice I hate coffee.  It makes me fall asleep… seriously it does.
Bike Specialized
Model Shiv
Groupset SRAM Force
Bars Standard
Wheels HED Jet (disc on rear)
Garmin Garmin 920XT in ladies white
Powermeter Quarq
Tricks Never been caught for drafting. Inappropriately kissing and hugging Gwen Jorgenson at medal presentations…twice now.  No big deal.