General Discussion Race Reports! » Burley Idaho Lions Spudman Triathlon Rss Feed  
Moderators: k9car363, alicefoeller Reply

Burley Idaho Lions Spudman Triathlon - Triathlon

View Member's Race Log View other race reports
Burley, Idaho
United States
Burley Lions Club
90F / 32C
Total Time = 2h 54m 14s
Overall Rank = 833/1673
Age Group = 40-44
Age Group Rank = 19/59
Pre-race routine:

Getting T2 set up, enjoying the atmosphere!
Event warmup:

No real warm-up, just got into the water as soon as my heat was allowed. Checked goggles for leaks, fogging, etc.
  • 23m 50s
  • 1640 yards
  • 01m 27s / 100 yards

At one point I realized there weren't many people around me--I looked up and found I had drifted too far right so I had to angle back into the group, No real harm done.
What would you do differently?:

Stayed much further to the left with the main group
Transition 1
  • 05m 34s

I forgot to pin my number on the tank top I pulled on after the swim so I tucked it into my wetsuit and had to pin it on during transition. No biggie, but that took up some time.
What would you do differently?:

Pinned the darn number on!
  • 1h 19m 33s
  • 24.85 miles
  • 18.74 mile/hr

LOVED the bike course! I feel like I have become a pretty darn strong cyclist. I passed many, many people on the uphills, felt great and powerful!
What would you do differently?:

Pushed a little harder to hit 19+ mph average
Transition 2
  • 03m 46s

Decent transition, but started to leave and realized I forgot my fuel belt and had to zip back to get it.
What would you do differently?:

Not forget fuel belt!
  • 1h 01m 29s
  • 6.21 miles
  • 09m 54s  min/mile

Surprisingly I loved the run too! I felt great--started slow. The first part was a pretty steep uphill--I ran it while many walked. Just felt better and better throughout the whole run.
What would you do differently?:

Nothing! Pushed a little harder maybe? So proud I didn't walk a single step.
Post race
Warm down:

Hit the docks at the park and jumped back into the Snake! It felt sooooo amazing!!!

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Genetics :-)

Event comments:

Can't wait to do this one again! It was an absolute BLAST!

Last updated: 2012-07-03 12:00 AM
00:23:50 | 1640 yards | 01m 27s / 100yards
Age Group: 0/59
Overall: 0/1673
Performance: Good
Course: The course was on the Snake River. We swam from Point A to Point B with the current--it was still swimming however! But, the current was a big bonus.
Start type: Deep Water Plus: Waves
Water temp: 0F / 0C Current: Medium
200M Perf. Good Remainder: Good
Breathing: Good Drafting: Below average
Waves: Average Navigation: Good
Time: 05:34
Performance: Average
Cap removal: Good Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? Yes Run with bike: Yes
Jump on bike: No
Getting up to speed: Good
01:19:33 | 24.85 miles | 18.74 mile/hr
Age Group: 0/59
Overall: 0/1673
Performance: Good
Wind: Some
Course: Mostly flat with some rollers towards the end
Road: Rough Dry Cadence:
Turns: Good Cornering: Good
Gear changes: Good Hills: Good
Race pace: Hard Drinks: Just right
Time: 03:46
Overall: Good
Riding w/ feet on shoes
Jumping off bike
Running with bike Good
Racking bike Good
Shoe and helmet removal Good
01:01:29 | 06.21 miles | 09m 54s  min/mile
Age Group: 0/59
Overall: 0/1673
Performance: Good
Course: Flat
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 5
Physical exertion [1-5] 5
Good race? Yes
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Good
Race evaluation [1-5] 5

2012-07-29 12:32 PM

User image

Subject: Burley Idaho Lions Spudman Triathlon

2012-07-30 6:06 AM
in reply to: #4336098

User image

Englewood, Florida
Subject: RE: Burley Idaho Lions Spudman Triathlon
General Discussion-> Race Reports!
General Discussion Race Reports! » Burley Idaho Lions Spudman Triathlon Rss Feed