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Perdido Key, Florida
United States
Flora Bama
55F / 13C
Total Time = 2h 18m 1s
Overall Rank = 148/173
Age Group = Clydesdale Mast
Age Group Rank = 8/11
Event warmup:

  • 21m 44s
  • 440 yards
  • 04m 56s / 100 yards

very cold, hate that they changed it from 400 to 800
Transition 1
  • 02m 44s

couldn't get one of my bike shoes on and my wet suit is too tight.25
  • 59m 54s
  • 17 miles
  • 17.03 mile/hr

hard bikes, winds were just crazy
Transition 2
  • 01m 16s

best part of my race
  • 52m 26s
  • 4 miles
  • 13m 07s  min/mile

running is just painful for me now.
Post race
What limited your ability to perform faster:

age. weight, cronic injuries

Event comments:

This was my first race 13 years ago and I have done it every year. The race used to sell out early with 400 spots. Today there were less than 200. The race is fun and the post race is great. Its held at the Flora Bama, one of the most fun beach bars in the civilized world. They have good intentions, but they have really let the race slip. They changed the distance of the swim and alot of people show up expecting a 400 yard swim and get an 800. There isn't really any prerace announcements guiding people to the start and telling them things to be aware of. The timing was screwed up. It seems that less and less of the local folks are doing the race. Its a shame. The founder of the race and part owner of the bar is a great guy and has the best intentions, but the folks running the race need some guidance.

Last updated: 2014-04-19 12:00 AM
00:21:44 | 440 yards | 04m 56s / 100yards
Age Group: 16/11
Overall: 0/173
Performance: Average
Start type: Run Plus:
Water temp: 62F / 17C Current: Low
200M Perf. Below average Remainder: Average
Breathing: Drafting:
Waves: Navigation: Good
Rounding: Good
Time: 02:44
Performance: Below average
Cap removal: Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? Run with bike:
Jump on bike:
Getting up to speed:
00:59:54 | 17 miles | 17.03 mile/hr
Age Group: 10/11
Overall: 0/173
Performance: Below average
26:50 out 33.04 back. really tough winds.
Wind: Cross-winds with gusts
Road: Smooth Dry Cadence:
Turns: Cornering:
Gear changes: Hills:
Race pace: Drinks:
Time: 01:16
Overall: Good
Riding w/ feet on shoes
Jumping off bike
Running with bike
Racking bike
Shoe and helmet removal
00:52:26 | 04 miles | 13m 07s  min/mile
Age Group: 0/11
Overall: 21/173
Performance: Average
pretty consistent the whole way
Keeping cool Average Drinking
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 3
Physical exertion [1-5] 3
Good race? Ok
Course challenge Just right
Organized? No
Events on-time? No
Lots of volunteers? Yes
Plenty of drinks? Yes
Post race activities: Good
Race evaluation [1-5] 3

2014-04-19 7:59 PM

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