Athlete Place of Birth: Scottsdale, Arizona
Athlete Weight: 123
Athlete Height: 5
Athlete Lives: Knoxville United States
Current Ranking: No Ranking
Patrice Carroll Wolfensbergerâ€¦ Born Oct. 6, 1972 in Mount Vernon, N.Y. â€¦ Daughter of Robert and Patricia Carroll who live in Desert Hills, Ariz. â€¦ Patrice has one older brother, one older sister, two nieces, and one nephewâ€¦ Married husband, Paul Wolfensberger, in April, 2003â€¦ Paul was a national team elect member for U.S. Rowing in 1994, but did not qualify for the Olympic team in 1996â€¦ Couple has two German Shepherds, Kodiak and Ivan, three cats, and one horseâ€¦ Before competing eats a chocolate pop tart and rice and shine cereal with strawberries (not at the same time!)â€¦ Graduated magna cum laude from UCLA in March 1995 with a BA in psychologyâ€¦ Obtained law degree and master’s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee in 2000â€¦ Passed the Tennessee Bar Exam in 2000â€¦ ” One of the first things I have to tell people when I race in international triathlons is ‘No I’m not from Colorado. I’m from Tennessee.’ Not many people know where Tennessee is, but most know that Elvis was from Tennessee.”
Elite Career: Selected for the 2003 U.S. national team (bronze level)â€¦ Placed third at the Valparaiso ITU International Triathlonâ€¦ Best international finish was second at 2002 Puerto Rico ITU International Triathlonâ€¦ Placed seventh at the 2002 U.S. Elite National Champs.
Amateur Career: Began competing in 2001â€¦ Placed first at the Chattanooga Dam Triathlon in Tennessee with a 37:34 10k run splitâ€¦ Won the Mountain Lakes Triathlon in Alabama and the Tellico Sprint Triathlon in Tennessee.
Athletic Background: Swam at Horizon High School in Scottsdale, Ariz., and was a walk-on in collegeâ€¦ Qualified for junior nationals in the 50-, 100-, 200-yard and meter freestyles.
Athlete Language: English
Athlete Tri Entry Year: 2003