Beginner Triathlete - Beginners articles

author : Mottyl
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photoGet with the lingo! 70.3, Mary, FOP, Bonking, LBS, Brick, Fartlek, RHR...what's it all mean? Read our Triathlon Glossary of Terms for enlightenment.
author : FishrCutB8
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photoA little bit of everything from training, your equipment list, laying out a transition area and other pre-race preparations.
author : Team BT
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photoDos and Don'ts for the Transition Area and more...
author : alicefoeller
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photoA Walmart bike, a borrowed road bike or a new carbon fiber bike? You don't need to break the bank for your first triathlon bike.
author : alicefoeller
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photoSecond in a series of three articles about the basics, the niceties and the luxuries
author : Jwse30
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photoI rode my old beater bicycle to my daughter's swim team, and now I'm a triathlete
author : rjcalhoun
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photoFrom heavy, stressed business owner to triathlete
author : javierg
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photoNew to triathlons? Don't know what equipment is really necessary? This article describes the basic swim, bike and run equipment needs for first time triathletes.
author : Ron
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photoWhere do I start? What equipment do I need? How do I train? This article will serve as your 'Where do I start?' guide with several triathlon training schedules included below.
author : bruce_v
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photoA FAQ on using the site and a compilation of basic triathlon advice
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photoSwimmer becomes triathlete in pursuit of weight loss
author : mnatwood
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photoSo the first step on the road to becoming a triathlete starts out with a basic Decision. What is the Decision? It’s simple. You just decide to become a triathlete. Sounds impossible? Perfect.
author : rmschwartz418
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photoA recap of my thoughts from my first triathlon
author : sc123
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photoI had a bucket list of "must do's before I turn 60" but it was made up of things like "take a course in public speaking, weekend trip to NYC with my 3 grown sons, learn to kayak, etc." I needed more.
author : HerveB
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photoI looked at the swim buoys and start thinking, "Man! How am I ever going to swim that? That looks like a very long distance from the bridge. I have never done it in one go." There's no turning back.
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