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Indianapolis, Indiana
United States
Tuxedo Brothers
Total Time = 14m 1s
Overall Rank = /
Age Group = Clydesdale
Age Group Rank = 4/7
Pre-race routine:

Got here too early.
  • 14m 1s
  • 500 meters
  • 02m 48s / 100 meters

Rectangle courses encourage congestion.
What would you do differently?:

Seed myself higher.
Transition 1
  • 01m 28s

This transition is overly spread out when it doesn't have to be.
  • 31m 20s
  • 10 miles
  • 19.15 mile/hr

No one to ride with for 3/4ths of the course, soo many slow riders.
What would you do differently?:

i think I could tear this course up (for me) if i had folks to ride with. It is smooth for 75% and the downhill is more of an aid than a hindrance.
Transition 2
  • 01m 51s

Slow. Tux Bros having the non-elites loop to get to their bikes is bs.
What would you do differently?:

Exaggerate my times so I get a preferred rack.
  • 27m 44s
  • 3 miles
  • 09m 14s  min/mile

Passed lots of slow folks but shoulda/coulda done better.
What would you do differently?:

Push it. This course is easy.
Post race
Warm down:

Just chilled. Knew I should have done better.

What limited your ability to perform faster:

Needed to breakthrough.

Event comments:

This is a good race because of the venue esp. the ride. I am suprised they couldn't find a better run course.

Tux Bos please starting posting your results on monitors in real-time. Waiting 1.5 hours for results to fully process is 2nd class. I thought I may have slipped
on the podium for clydes so I hung out. Tux Bros really needs to step their game up on some many levels.

Last updated: 2013-10-25 12:00 AM
00:14:01 | 500 meters | 02m 48s / 100meters
Age Group: 0/7
Overall: 0/
Performance: Average
Course: Rectangle
Start type: Plus:
Water temp: 0F / 0C Current: Low
200M Perf. Remainder:
Breathing: Drafting:
Waves: Navigation:
Time: 01:28
Performance: Average
Cap removal: Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? Run with bike:
Jump on bike:
Getting up to speed:
00:31:20 | 10 miles | 19.15 mile/hr
Age Group: 0/7
Overall: 0/
Performance: Average
Wind: Little
Course: Rollers then extended climb. Loop back.
Road: Smooth Dry Cadence:
Turns: Cornering:
Gear changes: Hills:
Race pace: Drinks:
Time: 01:51
Overall: Average
Riding w/ feet on shoes
Jumping off bike
Running with bike
Racking bike
Shoe and helmet removal
00:27:44 | 03 miles | 09m 14s  min/mile
Age Group: 0/7
Overall: 0/
Performance: Average
Course: One biiiig hill then relatively flat.
Keeping cool Drinking
Post race
Weight change: %
Mental exertion [1-5]
Physical exertion [1-5]
Good race?
Course challenge Just right
Organized? Yes
Events on-time? No
Lots of volunteers? No
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Below average
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

2013-10-25 10:06 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
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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 : September 3, 2006
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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
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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?
date : August 30, 2004
author : Ron
comments : 0
Couch-to-sprint triathlon training programs to get you over the finish-line of your first triathlon.