One Hot Minute with Caroline Steffen
We took One Hot Minute with 2XU sponsored teamTBB star Caroline 'Xena' Steffen – 2011 Ironman Port Mac Champion and Swiss Athlete of the Year!
After a fantastic fifth place at this years World Champs in Hawaii last month, Xena is now training hard to tackle the Melbourne Marathon.
Name: Caroline Steffen
Athletic Discipline: Triathlon
Team: Team TBB
1. Favourite type of training Interval sessions on the bike
2. Top pump-up song: Asche zu Asche (Rammstein)
3. Favourite 2XU garment and why? Compression Race Socks. On long runs they stop my calf muscles getting overworked!
4. Biggest Vice: Café and sweets
5. Toughest experience in your career and what you learned from it: Racing Ironman in 10 degree weather with rain and wind all day. If it does not kill you it makes you stronger.
6. Best and worst thing about being a professional athlete: Travelling the world! Travelling the world with a bike!