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Abu Dhabi

Mar/22/2011 in General

The Trip -A trip to Abu Dhabi and a taste of the unknown. The last time I did a big trip like this it was for 70.3 Geelong which was my first half. 25 months later it's Abu Dhabi and a 223K (138.6 mi) race....

10th – Abu Dhabi Triathlon

Mar/15/2011 in General

In this post I will cover the race and the race only. Next week I will talk about the training, the trip, the sights, ect that went into this race. This simple preview of the race was a bout of the heavy weight titans of...

Kaleb VanOrt

Mar/10/2011 in General

We welcome the 2010 USAT Age Group athlete of the year Kaleb VanOrt. If you have not heard of this young man yet, you will soon. He considers a 32 minute 10K slow and is quickly developing the swim and bike.Andrew - Kaleb,...

Victor Plata

Mar/03/2011 in General

In 2004 he earned a spot on the US Olympic Team, and he is as passionate about the sport today as he was then. Tracking down Victor Plata was a challenge, he recently finished coaching for the Wounded Warrior Marine Trials at Camp ...

The Other "I"

Mar/01/2011 in General

As we get into the death throws of any training block we are always fighting the giant "I" word that nobody ever wants to hear...

John Kenny

Feb/24/2011 in General

John Kenny is for sure a game changer in the male pro field. In his first pro race he swam Andy Potts into the ground to earn the preme at Chicago Triathlon. Since he has led out of the water and nearly every...

5th – Rev3 Costa Rica

Feb/22/2011 in General

Finally a true test. The weeks leading into Costa Rica included 2+ feet of snow, high winds, and sub zero (actual) temps. The weather in Costa Rica, 80 at night, 100+ in the sun during the day.I arrived Friday night, late, and caught...

Jim Lubinski

Feb/17/2011 in General

Most triathletes come from a water sport, cycling, or running background. But this Chicagoan came from royal rumbles on the ice. Meet sophomore pro triathlete and former pro hockey player Jim Lubinski...

Getting Acclimated

Feb/15/2011 in General

Over the course of the winter we all accrue changes to ourselves. Our priorities, focuses, and life change as we are not traveling every weekend to an event. We get a rough outline of the season, figure out our training priorities, and deal with the...