This was the inaugural Oakland Triathlon Festival. I signed up a long time ago because I felt I wanted to support and race a local race. 1,281 more words
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70.3 Worlds Picks:
The 70.3 distance is one of the most interesting distances in the sport. To the Average Joe, like you and me it’s a daunting task covering 70.3 miles under your own steam but to the elite in the sport its short enough that it is still a real race instead of a survival slog but long enough that the pure diesel engine type of athletes can still be contenders. 2,133 more words
After seven pretty intensive months so far this year, August was something of a rest & recovery time for the Chile Challenge.
The main reason of course, was a certain 2000 km road trip through Chile, and with long days spent driving and a lack of baggage allowance for training kit there was not a huge amount of scope to train, and as a result mileage was well down on usual (As an aside from there, what do people with the metric system say for mileage, as kilometerage does not really flow?) 311 more words