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Huntersville, North Carolina
United States
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Total Time = 1h 07m 10s
Overall Rank = 36/243
Age Group = 35-39
Age Group Rank = 9/29
  • 08m 54s
  • 500 yards
  • 01m 47s / 100 yards
Transition 1
  • 01m 9s
  • 34m 46s
  • 20 kms
  • 34.72 km/hr

Felt fast on the bike - even though it was torrential downpour the entire time.
Transition 2
  • 01m 11s
  • 21m 12s
  • 5 kms
  • 04m 16s  min/km

Started off fast - felt good. Bridge hill coming back slowed me down.
Post race
Event comments:

The weather was a factor in rating this race as average. They have had a lot more activities/tents in years past.

Last updated: 2013-06-24 12:00 AM
00:08:54 | 500 yards | 01m 47s / 100yards
Age Group: 14/29
Overall: 80/243
Performance: Below average
Course: Pool swim
Start type: Inside Pool Plus: Time Trial
Water temp: 0F / 0C Current:
200M Perf. Remainder:
Breathing: Drafting:
Waves: Navigation:
Time: 01:09
Performance: Good
Cap removal: Good Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? No Run with bike: Yes
Jump on bike: Yes
Getting up to speed: Good
00:34:46 | 20 kms | 34.72 km/hr
Age Group: 9/29
Overall: 29/243
Performance: Good
Road: Smooth Wet Cadence:
Turns: Cornering:
Gear changes: Hills:
Race pace: Drinks: Just right
Time: 01:11
Overall: Below average
Riding w/ feet on shoes Good
Jumping off bike Good
Running with bike Good
Racking bike Good
Shoe and helmet removal Below average
00:21:12 | 05 kms | 04m 16s  min/km
Age Group: 9/29
Overall: 37/243
Performance: Average
Keeping cool Good Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 3
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Ok
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? Yes
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Below average
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

2013-06-24 3:32 PM

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date : November 9, 2009
author : TexasHeatRunner
comments : 5
At mile ten I heard a noise like I had gotten paper in my spokes or something. I looked but saw nothing but a few seconds later my rear tire blows out.
date : June 3, 2009
author : Amy Kuitse
comments : 0
Are these races too close together to give me any sort of recovery? Will I be spent and unhappy racing back to back weekends and then again two weeks after that?
date : September 8, 2008
author : pjwalzphd
comments : 2
When I told my husband that I planned to work toward completing a sprint triathlon, he smiled and was supportive, but a bit disbelieving.
date : April 1, 2008
author : trvw
comments : 0
The challenge? The accomplishment? I want to do this because it is an opportunity to live life. The event is an indoor sprint triathlon. I get to experience the challenge on a safer scale.
date : February 12, 2008
author : mikericci
comments : 0
This plan is designed to make you go faster. 3 workouts per week in each sport, 2 days of strength training and core work. The maximum volume is around 10 hours toward the end of the 12 weeks.
date : October 4, 2007
author : AdamA
comments : 4
I was passing others who were saying, "Good job, 587" (that was my race number). People were cheering me on. These were the nicest people I have ever been around!
date : September 3, 2006
author : acbadger
comments : 0
Since your “A” race is your marathon, which you stated in your question, this should be your main focus. I encourage you to taper a bit for the sprint distance triathlon.
date : July 30, 2006
author : acbadger
comments : 0
Since I didn't have much time and since it's a super sprint, am I OK just go to at the training relatively hard through Thursday or even Friday?