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Oxford, Ohio
United States
Miami University Student Foundation
41F / 5C
Sunny
Total Time = 1h 20m 30s
Overall Rank = 145/601
Age Group = Mountain Bike
Age Group Rank = 1/Mtn.B.
Pre-race routine:

First time soo... Carb load the nice before, wake up at 0430, coffee, banana, raisin bran, clif bar, and freeze my butt off until the start.
Event warmup:

Stretched by the pool.
Swim
  • 08m 36s
  • 437 yards
  • 01m 58s / 100 yards
Comments:

Surprised at my swimming ability compared to how I thought I was going to do. Felt great but need to work on swimming with people. Tried breathing on the left side and.... epic fail.
What would you do differently?:

Swim faster. Learn to breath on both sides. Tried breathing on the left side and.... epic fail.
Transition 1
  • 02m 55s
Comments:

FREEZING!
What would you do differently?:

Move faster.
Bike
  • 52m 2s
  • 12.74 miles
  • 14.69 mile/hr
Comments:

Holy smokes.... HILLS! Well more like 2 mountains but besides that I felt great on the bike. I could be wrong about the course being extremely hilly because this was the first time I rode my bike on a hilly outside course.
What would you do differently?:

Train for hills more and get up to speed faster.
Transition 2
  • 00m
Comments:

Went well. No clipless pedals so just hopped of the bike and I was ready to go. Oh wait.. I could not get my freaking biking gloves off...
Run
  • 19m 51s
  • 3.11 miles
  • 06m 23s  min/mile
Comments:

I think I might have been on a traithlete high or something. I don't think I have run a sub-20 5K since high school. Needless to say I was pleased with my time and felt great!
What would you do differently?:

I feel like I could have pushed myself a little harder.
Post race
Warm down:

Drink some water and cheer my friend on.

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Coldness and fear of overdoing it and wearing myself out.

Event comments:

Great race and seemed well organized. Zero post race anything.




Last updated: 2010-01-22 12:00 AM
Swimming
00:08:36 | 437 yards | 01m 58s / 100yards
Age Group: 5/Mtn.B.
Overall: 209/601
Performance: Good
Suit: 2XU Tri Shorts
Course: Serpent lap pool -- 400yds
Start type: Plus:
Water temp: 0F / 0C Current:
200M Perf. Average Remainder: Good
Breathing: Good Drafting: Good
Waves: Good Navigation: Good
Rounding: Good
T1
Time: 02:55
Performance: Good
Cap removal: Good Helmet on/
Suit off:
No
Wetsuit stuck? No Run with bike: Yes
Jump on bike: Yes
Getting up to speed: Below average
Biking
00:52:02 | 12.74 miles | 14.69 mile/hr
Age Group: 4/Mtn.B.
Overall: 222/601
Performance: Good
Wind: Some
Course: HILLS HILLS HILLS.
Road: Smooth Dry Cadence: ?
Turns: Good Cornering: Good
Gear changes: Good Hills: Bad
Race pace: Comfortable Drinks: Not enough
T2
Time: 00:00
Overall: Good
Riding w/ feet on shoes Good
Jumping off bike Good
Running with bike Good
Racking bike Good
Shoe and helmet removal
Running
00:19:51 | 03.11 miles | 06m 23s  min/mile
Age Group: 1/Mtn.B.
Overall: 24/601
Performance: Good
Course: Very nice flat course around campus.
Keeping cool Good Drinking Not enough
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 3
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Yes
Evaluation
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Bad
Race evaluation [1-5] 4

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