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How it all started...
I rode my old beater bicycle to my daughter's swim team, and now I'm a triathlete
My First Triathlon (and my Daughter's Third)
A recap of my thoughts from my first triathlon
First Tri: Don't Fall Off Your Bike
Swimmer becomes triathlete in pursuit of weight loss
First: Done. On to the Second!
I ran my first triathlon and loved it!
First IM: Racing after breaking a toe
Triathlete credits BeginnerTriathlete with keeping him on track
First Triathlon at age 59?
I had a bucket list of "must do's before I turn 60" but it was made up of things like "take a course in public speaking, weekend trip to NYC with my 3 grown sons, learn to kayak, etc." I needed more.
First Ironman? First Triathlon!
Deciding on an Ironman as my first venture into triathlon was greeted with incredulity and astonishment combined with a hint of, "well, you're full of yourself aren't you?" and, "a bit ambitious?"
My First Sprint Triathlon at 50
I can't run a seven-minute mile anymore, but that doesn't take away from the joy of finishing
The Old Fat Triathlete
At 63 years old and 50 lbs overweight I decide to do a triathlon.
Eight Things I Learned from My First Triathlon
Or why an Ironman 70.3 may not be your best choice for your first triathlon.
My First Olympic Distance Triathlon
Race report on the Chattanooga Waterfront Tri - Beginners Point of View. This was my first Olympic length triathlon and also the first time I had done a race with cycling shoes instead of cages.
End Of One Long Journey, Beginning Of Another
There is such a feeling of power and confidence when you take control of your destiny! A year ago, I was a fat slob with no athletic inclination. I made this happen!
My First Olympic Triathlon
I looked at the swim buoys and start thinking, "Man! How am I ever going to swim that? That looks like a very long distance from the bridge. I have never done it in one go." There's no turning back.
An Addiction is Born
Six years ago I was 44 years old and weighed 260+ pounds. If anybody had suggested to me that at age 50 I would complete a sprint-length triathlon I would have rolled my eyes and grabbed a doughnut!
Strong Women of Mighty Mujer Triathlon: Conquering Fear
“I didn’t have a clue. I didn’t know how to swim, I would be dying after running a mile, I didn’t have any coordination or endurance; every time we trained, I was the last one.”
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