Ian is well known both in Ottawa and throughout the country for his accomplishments as an elite triathlete. A professional athlete for five years, Ian was a member of the Canadian National Elite Triathlon team from 1994 to 1997. His involvement in both triathlon and other disciplines within the sport is a longstanding one, having coached endurance athletes for 20 years and founded Zone3Sports with partner Rick Hellard. Ian is also a NCCP Level 2 coach. Ian is a strong supporter of the triathlon, running and cycling communities in Ottawa. As founder of the original Cyclelogik, Ian has lent his support to the Somersault and Kids of Steel Triathlon series over the course of many years. Ian was born and raised in Ottawa. He is a graduate of Carleton University, holding a Bachelor of Economics and is dad to his son Trae and his new dog Winnie.