Tri to Be Fit: A Beginner’s Guide to Triathlons

  One of the best shirts I’ve seen since getting serious about triathlons myself reads, “Triathlon: What doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger. Except sharks, sharks will kill you.” I had to smile, coming from a running background, the idea of open water swimming in more than just a casual, …

Issue 03 • June 2012Triathlon

Triathlon 101

In 2004 when sitting out from a running injury, I started biking to keep in shape. A good friend let me borrow his old bike. Before I go on, let me explain, that this bike was far from fancy. When I say “old,” I mean, that this bike was older …