Beginner Triathlete - My First Triathlon articles

author : daveo1101
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photoBeing a fast swimmer put me up with the faster athletes. As expected, they started to pass me soon out of transition. Some would just slowly pass. Others with aero wheels would literally buzz by.
author : mars
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photoRemeber why we do this, we all have our reasons. I had trained for six months, and it was now time to actually do my first sprint triathlon.
author : leifashley
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photoFrom couch potato to a tri in 8 weeks. It was the most fun I've had in a long time. The race organizers had it down and there were no problems at all. This was the perfect first tri, in my opinion.
author : newinboston
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photoSome would say there are easier ways to get in shape, and they are probably right. My first worry was being able to squeeze into a wetsuit by race day.
author : Diane1961
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photoThere are so many reasons I love this sport and extremely buff, handsome men disrobing next to me is one of them.
author : roach
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photoI got battered by the ocean in the swim but I had made it out...bruised and bloodied, but not beaten.
author : Cinci41
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photoMy thinking was that with three events, I could vary my training enough so it wouldn't grow stale prior to seeing positive results and finding the additional motivation I needed to continue training.
author : Gina76
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photoThe completion of my first sprint triathlon! Even though it has been over a year since my first tri, I find myself ready to do two more this year and even two half marathons!
author : browncd
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photoTwenty years after signing up for my first triathlon, I finally made it...but just in time!
author : Angie M
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photoIn the past 18 months, I have delivered two babies, had meningitis, broken my pelvis, had two surgeries, worked full time, AND completed my first triathlon!
author : TriSquirrel
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photoA description of my experiences during my first triathlon. It was a great experience. I’m in better shape than I’ve ever been.
author : ishmaelmuscat
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photoPursuing a challenge, which took a year to get down to mentally and a few weeks of actual training!
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photoIn 2004, with the 50-year-old milestone staring me in the face, I faced reality and decided to make some changes.
author : trijesse
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photoAfter years of waiting....its all about to change! This was my first triathlon and I have to say that the whole thing was amazing to me.
author : dleii
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photoAt some point I remember thinking about the movie CAPE FEAR. This is what it seemed like when I was around a lot of people. It was just a lot of commotion of waves, arms and feet.
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