Your first race might not play out perfectly but everyone on the course — fellow competitors, race officials, volunteers, spectators — wants you to finish. Your reward at the end of the day is a good story and the title of triathlete.
Nation's Tri blog
Author: Lyle Ganz
One of the more overlooked parts of the race morning ritual is the warm up. If you haven’t thought about it yet, now is a good time!
Author: Dr. John Heiss
We’ve got some nutrition tips from our partner Herbalife. While there is no one size fits all plan for sports nutrition, there are some general guidelines to follow at each stage of your workout.
Author: Lindsay Herbert
Category: The Nation's Triathlon
Don’t be embarrassed on the course with a squeaky chain…now is the time to make sure your bike is RACE READY!
Author: Heather Butler
If you have recently joined the ranks of the triathlon world you may have heard the term “Brick Workout” thrown around. Brand Ambassador Heather has a Brick Workout 101 for you.
Author: Jake McDermott
It is easy enough to set a training plan, significantly harder to follow it. Sometimes you need to be creative to fit everything in.
Author: Todd Lawless
Since its inception in 1988, Team in Training has grown to include more than 600,000 talented and dedicated athletes and raised more than $1.4 BILLION to fight blood cancers and support patients going through treatment. People have joined TNT for many different reasons. Whether it’s a direct connection to the mission, checking off a bucket-list item, or training for specific competitive goals, TNT has a place for you.
Author: Adrianne Brakefield
As you are training for your triathlon, of course you will focus on the three sports–swim, bike, run — but there is the so-called fourth sport “transitions” that one must remember. Brand Ambassador Adrianne runs down some key points to keep in mind.
Author: Davy DeArmond
While preparing for Nation’s Tri, and for all races for that matter, you want to train so as to avoid any surprises on race day. The best way to plan? Try everything out!
Author: Lauren E. Klumpp
Longtime runner Lauren has recently added both cycling and swimming to her training routine. She writes about the big adjustment and the new challenges as she prepares for her first triathlon at Nation’s Tri!