From Nation's Triathlon to a Nation's Dream
Author: Omar Nour
Just under four years ago, I was 70lbs overweight, working 80 hours a week, and couldn't care less about athletics, but now I’m trying to write history by becoming the first Egyptian triathlete to qualify for and compete in the in the 2012 London Olympic games. Sound Impossible? It all started in 2007, when on a whim, a dare, and one too many "fat jokes," I entered my first triathlon - The Nation's Triathlon.
Turn your vacation into a Tri-Cation!
Author: Michelle Harburg
Vacation is an opportunity to both relax and fit in the things you enjoy doing without the distraction of your regular hectic schedule. However, vacation does not necessarily need to mean taking a break from training, especially if you are in a location that has interesting and beautiful places to train in. Here are some tips on how to turn your vacation into a Tri-Cation!
2011 New Year’s Resolution: Get your swim on!
Author: Kristen Avioli
This winter, when it’s hard to get motivated, let’s channel some Dory from Finding Nemo and “just keep swimming.” Here are some things to keep swimming enjoyable and productive in the off-season.
Beating Back the Winter Blues – How to stay motivated when the temps drop and the days are short
Author: Jeff Horowitz
For many athletes, the holiday season is the toughest time of year. The temptations are many and the races are few, and it’s all too easy to roll over in bed on a cold morning instead of heading out the door. We can almost feel our hard-earned fitness leaking away. And the weather isn’t the worst part of it; often the worst culprit is the lack of motivation. Here are a few ways to get back on track.
Meet Your Nation's Tri Bloggers
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This weekly blog will feature regular articles from Kristen Avioli, Michelle Harburg and Jeff Horowitz, our resident multi-sport experts, and guest articles from other Nation’s Tri Brand Ambassadors. Visit our blog weekly for training tips, info on nutrition, injury prevention, race updates and insider info.