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Hi all,

Just completed my first sprint tri last weekend. This site was very helpful so I thought I would join. Finished top third overall and in my age group (45 to 49). Swim was a disaster, but everything else went smoothly. Pretty stoked. My goal is to get faster in short events rather than moving up in length. No time to train for long events with kids and commute and work schedule..

Preparation was a 3-month coached couch-to-5k program, then 3 months of tri training on my own. For equipment, I got a new entry level aluminum road bike, but otherwise nothing special. I would like to make a few posts on my experience and what helped me plan and train. What is the appropriate forum for that?

Thanks,

Scott


2013-10-21 10:25 AM
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Welcome to BT, Scott--and congrats, TRIATHLETE

Not sure if you wrote a Race Report but that would be the appropriate forum to post how you prepared for the race, how it went and results, and what's next.

2013-10-21 1:27 PM
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Feel free to stop by the MD state board as well. We're not as active as we used to be, but we're around.
2013-10-21 7:39 PM
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Welcome to triathlons and BT! I my self am from MD but attend school down in NC.
Good luck with all your training and racing!
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