Check out Desiree Ficker. She is a Professional American Triathlete. Read Desiree Ficker’s biography after the jump.
Currently competing for the Tri Dubai triathlon team, Desiree Ficker is a professional American triathlete and native of Maryland. Ficker recently competed this past week at the Ironman 70.3 Rhode Island race. Ficker placed second with a time of 4:27:21. Learn more about Desiree after the jump with a video interview.
As a biography Desiree Ficker is a professional American triathlete who was born in Potomac, Maryland. Ficker began running at an early age with her father. By nine years old she was competing in the Junior Olympics in the track and field event.
In 1999 Ficker began to pursue a new interest in triathlon. In the same year she she competed in the Kailua Kena. She attended the same event in 2000 and 2006 as well. With her best time at 9:24.
Ficker has also competed in the Ironman 70.3 South Africa Champion, the 2007 Austin Marathon and the 2007 Ironman 70.3 St. Croix Triathlon.
More photos and a video of Desiree Ficker are below.