Donelson, 36, was also the fastest amateur female at the XTERRA USA Championship at Utah in September. Originally from Australia, she now works as a personal trainer in Colorado.
She has another lofty goal for 2012 – turning professional. “I still need to improve my swim and my run, but I definitely want to try and see what it’s like,” she said. For more information about Tamara Donelson, please visit her website at www.donelsoncoaching.com