An Indiana native, Robbie stumbled into triathlon at age 14. Immediately in love with the sport, he quickly progressed. Racing Junior and U23 ITU races for his first 5 years in the sport, he then switched to non-draft, knowing all along that this is what he would most-enjoy. Now, Robbie is moving his way up through the World Rankings and is currently ranked 101st in the World, with his goal for 2022 being to end the season in the top 50. His lifetime goal is to be a top contender at the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii.