Cowan, T. Brooks 2009-04-17

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Brooks Cowan talks about his early athletic experiences and his initial interest in triathlons. He speaks about the training requirements, the hardships and the joy of participating in a triathlon. Note: Cowan took a few minutes from his preparations for the National Collegiate Triathlon Championships at Buffalo Springs, Texas for this interview.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: T. Brooks Cowan

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Date: April 17, 2009

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Daniel Sanchez

Length: 00:12:09


Background; Born in Houston, Texas; Family background; Beginning athletes; Interest in triathlons; Training; Improvement; Triathlons; Beginning interest; Positive role models; Aspirations; Change in the sport; Women vs. mem.

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Transcript: Transcript available on dspace

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