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More Open Water Swimming Tips for Triathletes (Links)

As a first year triathlete, my biggest obstacle has been open water competitive swimming is. Looking at all the information online that discusses this issue, I see I’m not alone.  But, you should stay far away from this New York … Continue reading

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Cook Recreation Area at Percy Priest is a Great Open Water Practice Spot in Nashville, Tennessee

You’re not going to be ready for your first triathlon until you’ve practiced swimming in open water. No matter how many laps you can do, nothing prepares you for that random wave, mouthful of water, and the panic that hits … Continue reading

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Race Recap: 2011 Showman Shooter

As always, the race began early. And as always, not early enough to avoid the heat and humidity that are the trademarks of the Memphis triathlon circuit. If you don’t have a good sweat going by the time you’ve got … Continue reading

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Race Recap: 2011 Music City Triathlon

Today, the team competed in the 2011 Music City Triathlon, in Nashville, Tennessee. The results haven’t been posted yet, and based on the heat and the hilly course, I’m in no rush to see the numbers. Overall, it was a … Continue reading

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