Category Archives: Race Day Blunders

Dead Last Finish

A lot of things have to go right to have a successful triathlon. Calm water, mild temperatures and a windless day are among the favorite wishes of even the most seasoned triathlete. For a beginner triathlete, if just one of these components is missing, the odds for a successful triathlon diminish greatly. And these are […]

“I Need You to Spray My Butt” – Race Day Blunders

Haines City, Florida The brochure said it always seems that central Florida heats up for the summer about the third week of May, just in time for Ironman’s 70.3 Triathlon. The brochure didn’t lie, and the day turned out to be one to remember. We arrived just after 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 19th for body markings […]