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Ironman 70.3 Raleigh - Triathlon1/2 Ironman

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Raleigh, North Carolina
United States
World Triathlon Corporation
Total Time = 5h 28m 29s
Overall Rank = 286/2189
Age Group = M 40-44
Age Group Rank = 39/203
  • 38m 53s
  • 2112 yards
  • 01m 50s / 100 yards

Water was super warm. Going out to 1st buoy, all was good. Once you make that turn it started to get choppy. After the next buoy it was super choppy.
Transition 1
  • 02m 29s
  • 2h 42m 47s
  • 56 miles
  • 20.64 mile/hr

This bike course is rolling hills but can be super fast. Going out there is an initial sharp 180 that sucks, but once you get on the causeway you have a tailwind that lets you go super fast.
What would you do differently?:

Transition 2
  • 03m 36s
  • 2h 00m 44s
  • 13.1 miles
  • 09m 13s  min/mile

HRM broke in the first few miles. It was so freaking hot, the glue melted on the strap and it came undone.
Post race

Last updated: 2015-12-03 12:00 AM
00:38:53 | 2112 yards | 01m 50s / 100yards
Age Group: 32/203
Overall: 277/2189
Performance: Average
Start type: Plus:
Water temp: 81F / 27C Current: Medium
200M Perf. Remainder:
Breathing: Drafting:
Waves: Navigation:
Time: 02:29
Performance: Good
Cap removal: Good Helmet on/
Suit off:
Wetsuit stuck? Run with bike: Yes
Jump on bike: Yes
Getting up to speed: Good
02:42:47 | 56 miles | 20.64 mile/hr
Age Group: 44/203
Overall: 310/2189
Performance: Good
Wind: Little
Road: Smooth Dry Cadence: 91
Turns: Good Cornering: Good
Gear changes: Good Hills: Good
Race pace: Comfortable Drinks: Just right
Time: 03:36
Overall: Average
Riding w/ feet on shoes Bad
Jumping off bike Below average
Running with bike Below average
Racking bike Good
Shoe and helmet removal Good
02:00:44 | 13.1 miles | 09m 13s  min/mile
Age Group: 39/203
Overall: 286/2189
Performance: Good
Keeping cool Average Drinking Just right
Post race
Weight change: %
Overall: Good
Mental exertion [1-5] 5
Physical exertion [1-5] 5
Good race? Ok
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

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