featured athlete - JEFF MATA
Even though Jeff is blind, he has not let his impairment slow him down. His weekly workouts include strength/conditioning, 1,000-3,000 yard swims, 10k-30k runs, along with several 4-6 hour bike rides. His latest results are:
2023 Boston Marathon - 3:38
2023 Chicago Marathon - 3:50
2023 Ironman California - 11:46
#1 ranked USA Ironman Full/Half Vison Imparied Division
Top 10 ranked USA Triathlon Paratriathlete Vision Impaired Divsion
Jeff also trains and competes in Jiujitsu events throughout the year. He is truly an inspirational leader and Halo Headband supports his efforts to motivate other disabled athletes. Jeff trains with the Halo Bandit and races with the Halo Sport Hat.