Beginner Triathlete - My First Triathlon articles

author : lakelife
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photoGetting to my first triathlon
author : Team BT
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avatarBoston grad student conquers twisted arm, broken leg, to achieve 140.6
author : Mary Miller
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photoI wanted to do something in my life before I hit the big 5-0. So, why not do a triathlon?!
author : Team BT
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avatarIt fell apart, but I didn't give up
author : Team BT
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photoI Remember My First Triathlon Like it Was Yesterday. Actually, It Was Two Days Ago.
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 : checkmate10
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photoSelf-described "old, fat guy" finishes his first solo sprint triathlon
author : raceelpaso
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photo“None of us were swimmers, none of us were cyclists, none of us were runners, but we all decided that together, we would be.”
author : raceelpaso
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photo“I didn’t have a clue. I didn’t know how to swim, I would be dying after running a mile, I didn’t have any coordination or endurance; every time we trained, I was the last one.”
author : davey m
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photoDeciding on an Ironman as my first venture into triathlon was greeted with incredulity and astonishment combined with a hint of, "well, you're full of yourself aren't you?" and, "a bit ambitious?"
author : sevierjosh
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photoThe night before the race when we dropped our bikes in transition we saw the swim course laid out in the water and those buoys looked SO FAR APART!
author : Apotheosis
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photoThis was the question I got pretty frequently, with some variations that included, “why the heck” and “what were you thinking?” Honestly? I really don’t know what specifically sparked the idea.
author : Orforded
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photoAt 63 years old and 50 lbs overweight I decide to do a triathlon.
author : tri342
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photoWhen I found out there was going to be a small sprint triathlon in a month, I signed up and I decided I would try to do my best.
author : msampse11
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photoFormer member comes back to training after heart scare
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