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Tri bike vs Road bike for first Ironman

Tri bike vs Road bike for first Ironman A lot of people breaking into Ironman, myself included, eventually come across this question. Should I use a Tri bike or Road bike for my first Ironman/Triathlon? We all know cycling in general can start costing money very quickly as you add in bike upgrades to make […]

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70.3 Indoor Bike training

70.3 Indoor Bike training It has been a while since I updated the blog since I have been busy training for my upcoming 70.3 in Hawai’i in just over 40 days! Man time crept up fast on that one! Overall though progress is going well in both the swim and bike! The run I have […]

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Triathlon Season

Triathlon Season

Triathlon SeasonWell it may just be the start of 2018 but before you know it Triathlon season will soon be upon us. But it is still early and a peak time to train for any event you may be interested in so I wanted to get this post out sooner than later so you can […]

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Returning to cycling after surgery

Returning to cycling and swimming after surgery

Returning to cycling and swimming after surgeryLike myself, life happens. You too might have had to take a break from your other triathlon training activities due to a surgery or illness. So what is the best way to return to cycling, swimming and running after a break? Well that time for me has come!  And I […]

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Reddit Triathlon Round-up

Reddit Triathlon Round Up

Weekly Reddit Triathlon Round-upSo in a new site feature I am going to pull weekly questions from the most popular boards for all things Triathlon. These include:Reddit TriathlonReddit SwimmingReddit RunningReddit CyclingEach week I will try to pull the questions I see over the course of the week that will have the most impact on helping […]

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free triathlon training plan for beginners

Beginner Triathlon Training Plan

Beginner Triathlon Training Plan If you go online you will find countless posts trying to sell you on Triathlon training plans for veterans and beginners. They will all throw catchy titles at you, such as: 8 Week Sprint Training Plan Or Half Ironman Training Plan – Do Better at Your Next Half Ironman! But this is all garbage, junk, clickbait… […]

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half ironman-COUNTDOWN BEGINS

The Countdown to Hawai’i begins!

The Countdown to Hawai’i and my first half ironman begins! Welcome to 2018 and to my new site, DocTriathlon. As I sit here writing this first blog post I am at 137 Days until I head off to my first half ironman, in Kona Hawai’i. I decided that making a site and documenting my journey […]

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