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Donkai Half Azz'd - Triathlon1/2 Ironman

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Heaven, Wisconsin
United States
Total Time = 6h 05m 56s
Overall Rank = 1/1
Age Group =
Age Group Rank = 1/1
Pre-race routine:

I got to EL very late after my sons basketball games. I slep t for about 5 hours and woke up to race with my friend MJK

I had Pickle juice, pop tart and Caffe Latte to supply the body for the event
Event warmup:

walked ot the beach to get after it
  • 37m 17s
  • 2100 yards
  • 01m 47s / 100 yards

The two of us headed out around the point to the estimate 1.2 mile marker. I started steady and kept a good groove with strong pulls. I felt pretty good half way and then just turned around and pushed a bit more ocming back. Overall felt strong and did well.
Transition 1
  • 10m

These transitions are more like IMWI - take your time and just get there. We wlaed back and made sure we were ready to go. No urgency, just quality
  • 2h 55m 27s
  • 56 miles
  • 19.10 mile/hr

WE know this course forward and back. it is hilly and challenging. WE pushed it heading out. Maybe too much. But rode strong on the first lap. As the second lap started, the wind was picking up and made the overall ride a bit harder. But we got after it and kept pushing. MJK was not running today due to his leg, but would try a little.. So he pushed a bit more on the bike, knowing the run was shorter for him.

This definitely affected me later
Transition 2
  • 05m

Quicker switch, we were just ready to get it done
  • 2h 33m 12s
  • 13 miles
  • 11m 49s  min/mile


That was tough it got hot fast. I started solid but faded and almost puked at mile 12. Then just walked it out and made it to mile 13

Half Azz'd does not describe the effort. It was a good day and accomplished a $0 1/2 IM day
Post race
Warm down:

went into my basement and just flopped then slept on floor with fan on me for 45 mins

Last updated: 2013-07-12 12:00 AM
00:37:17 | 2100 yards | 01m 47s / 100yards
Age Group: 0/1
Overall: 0/1
Suit: helix full sleeve
Course: out and back
Start type: Wade Plus:
Water temp: 0F / 0C Current: Low
200M Perf. Average Remainder: Average
Breathing: Average Drafting:
Waves: Average Navigation: Good
Time: 10:00
Cap removal: Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? Run with bike:
Jump on bike:
Getting up to speed:
02:55:27 | 56 miles | 19.10 mile/hr
Age Group: 0/1
Overall: 0/1
4 splits/laps 19.2mph 19.2 18.5 18.4
Course: EL Oly course 2x one forward and once in reverse
Road:   Cadence:
Turns: Cornering:
Gear changes: Hills:
Race pace: Drinks:
Time: 05:00
Riding w/ feet on shoes
Jumping off bike
Running with bike
Racking bike
Shoe and helmet removal
02:33:12 | 13 miles | 11m 49s  min/mile
Age Group: 1/1
Overall: 1/1
miles 1109 1049 1046 1226 1057 1224 1229 1144 1129*** 1136 1254 1131 1257 This does not include the forced 6 min #2 Stop during mile 9
Course: Around Lake 2x - one 5.5 loop and one 7.2 loop then laps around the point to hit 13
Keeping cool Below average Drinking Not enough
Post race
Weight change: %
Mental exertion [1-5]
Physical exertion [1-5]
Good race?
Course challenge
Events on-time?
Lots of volunteers?
Plenty of drinks?
Post race activities:
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