Hallie is from Baton Rouge, LA and was a gymnast turned high school and collegiate diver. She began running in high school and continued through college at Sewanee and UAB. She competed in her first triathalon at the age of 10 and competed on a collegiate level throughout medical school – earning the top female amateur triathlete in the southeast in 2008, 2010, and 2011. Additionally, she earned USAT All-American honors in 2010, 2011, and 2012, ranking 5th nationally in 2011 and 2012. She earned a professional upgrade at the USAT Collegiate National Championships and has since seen major fitness gains across the board in 2013 – 4x top 10 professional finishes and a podium finish at Augusta 70.3. Her full race resume can be viewed below.