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Tri Gear – the Rest of it

Continued from Tri Gear Continued — Running and Biking. Other Stuff But wait, there’s more! And I bet I’m forgetting stuff too! HRM – There are many options for tracking heart rate during workouts. The one built into my Garmin watch hasn’t been all that impressive in accuracy so I wear a chest strap style […]

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Tri Gear Continued – Running & Biking

Continued from Tri Gear. Egads. Stuff for Bike and Run. Running *Running shoes – plan on going through a few pair a year as volume increases. And don’t be cheap. *Running hat – sweat management Running shorts – I guess not critical, but sure a lot more comfortable than running in gym shorts. (eventually) Hydration […]

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Tri Gear. Egads.

This is the series of posts in which I confess how na├»ve I was about the amount of equipment one might want (need?) to become a triathlete. And, related, how much you can spend doing this. Swim, bike, run, right? So I just need a bike, some shoes, and a swimsuit? Simple! Ha. I started […]