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Base Training – Done

Jan/25/2011 in General

Over the years I have learned much from the sport about training and the body. No lesson has been greater than the need for a strong "base" training period, especially for a 40-55 week season. There will be no other time of the...

Chris Marks – Coach

Jan/20/2011 in General

Everybody has a coach that not only pushed them, but inspired them. Chris Marks developed me from a beginner triathlete to competitive professional in just a few fast years. Here is brief conversation with a master of all trades, Chris Marks.Andrew - Chris,...

What is Perfect training?

Jan/18/2011 in General

We all struggle with training. For me this weekend it was MLK, why do hours change all weekend for a 1 day holiday (which only a few people still get off)?As we think about the undo stress thrown into our lives by:- Running on...

Brad Culp – Triathlon Mag Editor

Jan/13/2011 in General

Who is this man? In life, some faces seem to never disappear. They keep popping up over and over. In high school we faced each other multiple times a year in Water Polo, in college same story. Then after college...

Winter Is Here

Jan/11/2011 in General

It is the time of year where life seems to stand still and the season feels so far away. The ground is frozen hard and lumpy with patches of ice lurking around every bend. It takes a load of laundry to just get...

Greg Thompson – Veteran Pro

Jan/06/2011 in General

We are going to jump right in with 5 questions for Greg Thompson, a Californian that migrated to Illinois over the course of two decades of racing pro triathlon and moving into a desk job with triathlon as...

A New Year

Jan/04/2011 in General

What is my New Year's resolution? I really don't need to lose 10 lbs, but it would be nice if it happens.I eat healthy, so that is not one.Workout, hmmmm, sounds like my lifestyle.Drink less beer...

What do I do with all of this?

Dec/14/2010 in General

What on earth do I do with all of these Tshirts and finishers medals. Is it not enough that we bring home a bib number, cap, and, if you perform well enough, an award?Can race directors just discount the races 5 or 10 bucks...