2010 USA Triathlon Junior Elite National Champion
2009 USA Triathlon Junior Elite National Champion
2013 Highlights: Finished 10th at the Sarasota ITU Pan American Cup on March 16.
Amateur Triathlon Career: Two-time USA Triathlon Junior Elite National Championship winner (2009, 2010) • Finished seventh at the 2010 ITU Junior World Championships in Budapest, Hungary • Completed her first triathlon at age 15.
Athletic Background: Started out as a swimmer at age 7 and began running in middle school • Four-time all-state honoree in cross country at Dowling Catholic High School • Ran cross country and track for the University of Northern Colorado during the 2011-12 season.
Daughter of Brian and Kelly Berard • Has two younger siblings, Tianna and Taylan • Attends the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colo. • Lists bricks as her favorite workouts • Loves to bake and try out new recipes • Favorite post-race meal is Chipotle • Favorite pro sports team is the Denver Broncos • Lists her favorite Olympic Games memory as the sprint finish in the 2012 women’s triathlon in London.