First name: Natalie

Nickname: Nat

My bike is… Specialized Amira Comp

My favourite training location is… anywhere outdoors (except West Head although the view is nice)

My coach is always telling me to… have fun

I relax before a race by….not talking about the race

I am happiest when…I finish each training session

When I was a child I wanted to… be able to lead a happy and successful life. I think I have achieved that

My most treasured possession is… at the moment it is my new bike. Soon my most treasured possession will be my fast new legs

My last meal would be…. Magnums if someone else doesn't eat them first (they know who they are)

I’m inspired by…. people who set goals and accomplish them. Determination and perseverance are great attributes in any one



First name: Cheri

Nickname: kb (for koala bear because I am very good at sleeping)

My focus race this season is… Gold Coast Half Ironman

My proudest triathlon moment…will be finishing Gold Coast HIM this year after being forced to withdraw last year because I was too slow and had exceeded the cut off time.

By the end of 2009 I want… to have lost 20kg and qualified for Ironman!

My bike is…a brand new Felt B16 time trial bike – hot, hot, hot. J

My favourite training location is…Lake Parramatta in the Summer.  What an awesome place to swim.

My coach is always telling me to…focus on cadence!

I relax before a race by….vomiting.

I am happiest when…I am surrounded by my friends and training buddies.

When I was a child I wanted to…conquer the world.

My most treasured possession is…my new bike, my garmin forerunner and my husband (in that order J)

My last meal would be….something naughty –New York cheesecake, red wine, white Costello cheese……mmmmmm!

I’m inspired by….Chrissie Wellington and anyone who has a red hot go.