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Luray, Virginia
United States
Total Time = 58m 44s
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Pre-race routine:

First time doing two events in a single day! Is there even a routine for this? I unzipped my wetsuit to my waist, bundled up in a towel, and tried to keep warm. Took in some calories and fluids, and cheered on the 1500m athletes.
Event warmup:

Swam halfway out to the first buoy during the formal warm up, then headed into line as soon as they called the ladies.
  • 58m 44s
  • 2250 meters
  • 02m 37s / 100 meters

Three loops, including getting out of the water and running across a mat between loops. The hardest part is how rocky it is getting into the water.
I'm writing this about a month after the fact, and all I can really remember is the sun coming out during the last stretch toward the finish. My wetsuit felt comfortable, I didn't get jostled, and overall it was a really enjoyable time in the lake.
Post race
Event comments:

Love Racine Multisports! I did SwimFest last year, and I hope to make it a tradition. Maybe even do the 4500 next year?!?!

Last updated: 2019-04-15 12:00 AM
00:58:44 | 2250 meters | 02m 37s / 100meters
Age Group: 0/
Overall: 0/
Performance: Average
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Mental exertion [1-5]
Physical exertion [1-5]
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2019-07-09 10:34 AM

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