Kearci Smith is a former college runner turned professional triathlete. Her passion had always been running until she was introduced to triathlon in 2012. She was a National Champion in 2017 at Age Group Nationals Sprint distance. She has competed in 3 Age Group World Championships in Olympic distance. She also, competed at Ironman 70.3 World Championship 2016. She has done a triathlon on 5 out of 7 continents, just waiting for an opportunity to race in Africa; Antarctica can wait. Kearci began her pro debut in 2018 where she competed in multiple international draft legal events as well as Beijing International Triathlon. Kearci works full time as an exercise physiologist in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab in Plano, TX. She loves to tell jokes to her patients to not only make them laugh but inspire them to work hard to improve their quality of life. Through her triathlon experiences she hopes she can relate to so many other triathletes and help them navigate their own journey.