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Discussion in 'Health & Body' started by dsgNYC, Feb 24, 2009.

  1. JeffsWood

    JeffsWood Senior member

    Jun 15, 2008
    I am "training" for a sprint tri right now. I have no clue how I will do, but it is a short enough event that I have done the swim/run portion of it several mornings this week. I don't have a road bike right now, So I have been spinning and MTN biking to get my bike legs ready. If i can ge the bike part sorted out I think I may go for an olympic tri later in the year.

    On that can any one tell me if bying a 1998 GT Strike road bike would be a good deal for $400 (in good shape)? Here are the specs http://www.epinions.com/bike-Bicycle...T_Strike__1998
  2. gamelan

    gamelan Senior member

    Jan 29, 2004
    resurrecting this old post because i just did my first tri today. Olympic distance...what a blast. my time was nothing special (i was next to last in my age group) but i also did it no wetsuit and with a mt bike. with the proper gear, i hope to be more competitive in the next one.

    so regale us once again with your tri stories, new or otherwise!

  3. ctp120

    ctp120 Senior member

    Jun 6, 2009
    Did my first sprint triathlon Sunday. 750m swim/14 mile bike/3.11 mile run

    Makes me want to do more.
  4. vm1336

    vm1336 Well-Known Member

    Oct 26, 2009
    It gets addictive, and you might find yourself spending lots of time on tri forums - if you don't already. I went from sprints all the way through to Ironman distance before having kids derailed my training. Now I'm attempting to get back into it in moderation.

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