MICHAEL LOVATO | Professional Triathlete

Bridging the Gap – Q&A

Wednesday, December 29, 2010


Since the season is now fully wrapped up, and the New Year is a stone’s throw away, I thought I’d take the opportunity answer a few questions I received over the past several weeks. It seemed like a great way to sum-up a few things – by addressing a few thoughts of my own and …

Ironman Cozumel

Sunday, November 28, 2010


After being on the island for one hour, Amanda and I knew we wanted to return to this race next year.  We knew it would be beautiful here, and we knew it was going to be a great way to spend our Thanksgiving, but we had no idea just how much we were going to …

Kona Pre-Race

Monday, October 11, 2010

My full race report is still forming itself, and will arrive soon.  In the meantime, I present a brief pre-race video for your enjoyment.

Thanks for the support before, during and after the race.…

Kona Concert Series

Friday, October 1, 2010

For those of you who coming to Kona for Ironman – athletes, spectators, sponsors, family, and friends – take a look at this brand new event on Wednesday evening.  If you are looking to get a break from all the race hype, or just need a fun way to unwind, swing by the Sheraton for …

Branson 70.3

Tuesday, September 28, 2010


Last weekend Amanda and I ventured out to Branson, Missouri for the inaugural running of the 70.3.  We had been apart for 12 days, as I was in the thick of my Kona training camp down in Austin.  I think it’s safe to say that I was more excited for my reunion with Amanda than …

Ironman Coeur d’Alene

Sunday, June 27, 2010


On Sunday June 27, I raced my fifth Ironman Coeur d’Alene up in beautiful North Idaho. After winning the inaugural race in 2003, I had finished in third place three times (’05, ’07, ’08). After Sunday’s race, I managed to punch a trade-marked stamp of authority on the number THREE up there. Yes, I now …

Client Information Sheet

Friday, April 30, 2010

Change of Plans

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Over the past eleven seasons of racing triathlons as a professional, I have encountered the typical ups and downs that we all go through as athletes. I have raced well, and I have race poorly. I have won races, and I have finished dead last. I have felt unstoppable on race day, and I have …

1st Endurance Nutrition

Monday, April 26, 2010

This 8 minute video is a must see for anyone racing Ironman.…

Trakkers Pro Team Launch: Our Fuel and our Duel

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Saicony car

Many of you have probably heard about this already; in fact, many of you have tweeted about it already. For those of you who have not – and for those of you who do not believe it – the rumors are now confirmed: Team Trakkers has challenged the Trek/Kswiss team to a duel at Rev …