Found out about this rule at the last minute on Sunday before my son’s State Road Race Championship. We took care of it at in the staging area, but should have knew the rule before going to the race. Junior gearing can be a surprise to young athletes trying the sport of cycling for the… Continue reading Junior Gear Restrictions: Is Your Race Bike legal?
U.S. women took the top two spots at IRONMAN 70.3 Calgary on Sunday, with Heather Jackson taking the win in 3:57:20 and Jennifer Spieldenner (Findlay, Ohio) coming second in 4:03:57. Svenja Thoes of Germany placed third in 4:05:02. Jonathan Shearon (Tuscon, Ariz.) was the top American in the men’s pro race, crossing the line… Continue reading IRONMAN 70.3 Calgary
Two U.S. men reached the podium in the professional field at IRONMAN Lake Placid on Sunday, a race in which race winner Brent McMahon of Canada broke the course record. McMahon, a two-time Olympian, covered the 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run in 8:13:53. His finishing time was nearly 10 minutes faster than… Continue reading IRONMAN Lake Placid
Justin Metzler (Boulder, Colo.) earned the first overall win of his professional career at Challenge Iceland on Sunday. Metzler covered the 1500m swim, 90k bike and 21.1k run in 3:56:21. Trevor Wurtele was the runner-up in 3:58:45, and Jesper Svensson of Sweden rounded out the top-three 3:59:25. Jordan Rapp (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) was fourth overall,… Continue reading Challenge Iceland
Renée Tomlin (Ocean City, N.J.) defended her 2016 title at ITU Triathlon World Cup Tiszaújváros in Hungary on Sunday, the seventh stop of 15 on this season’s ITU World Cup circuit. The race featured a semifinal format, with qualifying heats on Saturday and finals on Sunday. Both the semifinal and final courses consisted of a… Continue reading ITU Triathlon World Cup Tiszaújváros
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This is an older article by Joe Friel posted on Training Peaks website, but it is still very true. October 30, 2012 By Joe Friel Using a power meter in an Ironman triathlon is almost like cheating. While others are trying to gauge intensity through a cloudy veil of emotion, which makes perceived exertion and even heart… Continue reading How to “Cheat” by Using a Power Meter in an Ironman