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Taking on the Ironman Triathlon challenge can be pretty daunting and here are four common Ironman Triathlon swim obstacles triathletes often encounter.

There are many people who want nothing more than to reach the finish line of an Ironman Triathlon, but swimming is something that is not their strong suit. As a matter of fact, […]

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Triathlete stretching

On April 18, 2017 By

Does triathlete stretching have a place in your first Ironman or triathlon preparation?

Stretching Is one of those gray areas that nobody seems to really understand. Sometimes I watch people go through the motions just before a race and you can just tell they are unsure exactly what it is they are supposed to […]

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Ironman swim panic

On March 28, 2016 By

Are you dealing with Ironman swim panic

If there is one thing that scares many people new to the Ironman it’s the 2.4-mile swim. In the moments before the starting gun sounds there will be many, many people in Ironman swim panic mode.

Being terrified of the Ironman swim goes back to the early […]

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Keeping track of the Ironman Triathlon swim buoys can be challenging for those new to open water swimming.

There’s no getting around it. If your bucket list includes crossing the Ironman finish line learning how to swim in the open water is part of the deal.

Many people new to the Ironman have to […]

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Ever wonder why your Ironman swim time never improves?

Maybe we should take a lesson from one of the most revealing sayings ever.

“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results”.

Well there it is.

There are people who claim it was Albert Enstein […]

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