Beginner Triathlete - My First Triathlon articles

author : LexieM
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photoThe night before my first triathlon I didn’t sleep very well. My thoughts were on the next day, the enormity of the task looming frighteningly close.
author : tpistana
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photoSince this was my first tri, I rode a $200 Schwinn road bike I picked up at Wal-mart a few weeks back. I had only gone on a few five mile rides for training so I was real skeptical about the ride.
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photoThose waves are HUGE, I don't know if I signed up for that!
author : LexieM
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photoNow that it is getting closer to the big day, we have been inundated with advice, rules and regulations about how to make the best of our first triathlon.
author : khines
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photoThe story of a self-described non athlete's journey as a "triathlete"
author : LexieM
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photoSo now, in the proper gear and doing bricks as and when I feel like it, I could almost pass as a professional. Almost.
author : geofftri
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photoFrom overweight with heart problems to becoming a triathlete
author : LexieM
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photoNo nudity in transition. This is one of the rules of triathlon we learned this week.
author : kwinkle
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photoAmazingly, they did not have to drag the lake for my drowned corpse.
author : LexieM
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photoThere’s so much to learn when it comes to taking part in your first triathlon event. Lycra, trisuits, sneakers, transitions and more.
author : LexieM
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photoThe first swimming session was particularly brutal. I managed one length of a 25 metre pool before stopping to get my breath back.
author : thomasfieber
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photoA (relatively) humorous description of my training for, and participation in, my first triathlon.
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photoAll I caught was the last sentence from the marshall, "The most important rule of the race, ENJOY IT! If you are not going to enjoy it, why are you here?!"
author : Raheitmann
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photoWhy I decided to compete in my first Tri before turning 50
author : ollyd
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photoMy experience of competing in my first triathlon.
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