PRO WOMEN - RUTHY VESLER

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RUTHY VESLER

Birth Date: December 16, 1977

Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio

Hometown: Pacific Beach, CA

Started Paddling: With the San Diego Canoe, Kayak, and SUP Team (www.SDCKT.net) in October 2010

SUP Surfboard: I don't have one one yet :(

SUP Raceboard: Riviera 12'6" Missile

SUP Paddle: Riviera Paddles - BUMP

Other Sports & Hobbies: Swimming, Running, Ocean Lifeguard at Mission Beach, Crossfit @ Crossfit PB, (former Professional Triathlete)

Music: Rob Zombie and 80's

Movie: Sid and Nancy

Food: Ben and Jerry's and anything from the Tap Room (in Pacific Beach)

Quote: "24/7/365/100%+"

Sponsors: Riviera Paddlesurf, West Coast Paddlesports, PowerBar, Revo, Dermatone Sunscreen, I Love SUP, Da Fin

Social Media: Facebook Page | Instagram Page


Career Accomplishments:

HIGHLIGHTS

2010: National Lifeguard 2k Beach Run Champion

2006: ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Ranking – 8

2006: US National Team Long Distance Triathlon

High School Swimming All-American

5 x NCAA Swimming All-American

2011:

4th Place - Heat / 5th Place - Final – WSUP 12’6” -Maui Jim Holiday Paddle - Long Beach, CA – Jan 2

5th Place - WSUP 12’6” – Return to the Pier – Santa Barbara, CA - Jan 15

10th Place - Women’s Open SUP 12’6” - Hanohano – San Diego, CA – Jan 29

3rd Place - Women’s Open SUP 12’6” - Hal Rosoff Classic – Newport Beach, CA – Feb 12

7th Place - Womens Open SUP 12’6” - Dana Ocean Challenge – Dana Point – March 5th

4th Place - Relay – Mongoose Cup (Team Collin McPhillips / Hobie) – Dana Point – March 12

5th Place - Marina Del Rey W Open 12’6” – Marina Del Rey, CA – March 19

3rd Place - Final / 4th Place - Heat W Open SUP 12’6”/14” – Con Cup SUP – Long Beach, CA – March 26

2nd Place (35 and under) / 5th Place (open) – Hovie SUP Fest – Newport Beach, CA – April 9

2nd Place - Women’s Open SUP 12’6” – 2k – Silver Blades Regatta – Chula Vista, CA – April 23

5th Place - Women’s Open SUP 12’6” - 200m – Silver Blades Regatta – Chula Vista, CA – April 23

10th Place – Women’s Open 12’6” - Carolina Cup – Wilmington, NC – April 30

2nd Place – Bay to Bay 20 mile – 12’ Stock Paddleboard – San Diego – June 11

9th Place – Women’s Open SUP 12’6” - Hennessey’s US Championships – Redondo Beach, CA – July 9

9th Place - Battle of the Paddle Distance Race – Dana Point – September 25

2010:

5th Place - (30-34) - Ironman China – Haikou, China – March 13

1st Place – Mike Knight Aquathlon – San Diego, CA – July 11

1st Place - (30-34) / 2nd Place (open) 2k Run – CA Lifeguard Regional Competition – PB, CA – July 24

1st Place (30-34) / 6th Place (open) 2k Run – National Lifeguard Champs – HB, CA – August 7

2nd Place Taplin Relay (open) – National Lifeguard Champs – Huntington Beach, CA – August 7

2nd Place – Pro - O Till O Adventure Race – Stockholm, Sweden – September 6 – 10.4kS/64kR

2nd Place – Open – 12’ Stock Paddleboard – La Jolla, CA – November 13

1st Place Open – Turkey Paddle – SUP – Mission Bay – November 26

3rd Place Open – Becky Stewart – 12’ Stock Paddleboard – Oceanside, CA – December 4

1st Place Open – Tecolote 5000 – SUP – Mission Bay – December 18

2009:

13th Place – Capital of Texas Triathlon – Austin, TX – May 25

2nd Place – Pro - O Till O Adventure Race – Stockholm, Sweden – September 6th – 10kS/16kB/50kR

2007:

9th Place – Pro - Bradenton 101 – Bradenton, FL – May 6th

Ironman Western Australia – Pro - Busselton, AUS – December 2 - DNF

2006:

1st Place – Pro - Playa Del Run – Mission Beach, CA – May 14th

6th Place – Pro – Ironman Malaysia – Langkawi, Malaysia – February 26th

3rd Place – Pro - Redondo Beach Triathlon – Redondo Beach, CA – June 11th

3rd Place – Pro - ITU Pan American LD Championships – Grand Coulee, WA – September 16th

3rd Place – Pro - Long Beach Triathlon – Long Beach, CA – September 24th

20th Place – Pro - ITU Long Distance World Championships – Canberra, Australia – November 19th

2005:

5th Place – Exhibition – Strawberry Fields Triathlon – Oxnard, CA - Mar. 25th

24th Place – Pro – Escape from Alcatraz – San Francisco, CA – June 11th

12th Place – Pro – Pacific Grove – Pacific Grove, CA – September 10th

1st Place – Pro – Long Beach Triathlon – Long Beach, CA - September 18th

10th Place – Pro - Ironman Western Australia – Busselton, AUS – Nov. 27th

2004:

1st Place 25-29 / 3rd Overall – Sky Bank Tri – Cleveland, OH – July 25th

4th Place 25-29 – St. Anthony’s Triathlon - St. Petersburg, FL – April 25th

Exhibition – Rattle Snake – Future Stars of Multisport – June 12th

3rd Place 25-29/ 7th overall – Wendy’s Intl. – Columbus, OH – June 27th

Exhibition – Table Mountain ITU – Future Stars of Multisport – July 17th

11th Place – 25-29 – Boulder Peak - Boulder, CO – August 7th

8th Place – Pro – LA Triathlon – Los Angeles, CA – September 12th

4th Place – Pro – Malibu Triathlon – Malibu, CA – September 19th

6th Place – Carpenteria – Carpenteria, CA - September 26th

5th Place – Hermosa Beach Tri – Hermosa Beach, CA – Oct. 3rd

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