At the age of 12, Xanthe was started her fitness on the Junior Cross Country Team. Last year she completed (4) 70.3 distance races which earned her an Athlete of the Year award from HITS Triathlon series. This year she hopes to complete a full Ironman Distance race, to gracefully forgive others and declutter her spare room, and she has already raced in several half marathons this year. Xanthe considers herself, courageous, goofy and moody. All in all, she is humble, wants to continue to race until she is well over 90 years old, and a true example of an Active Angel.