Completed my Triathlon #5 in Orillia

On Sun August 21, 2011 I finished my 5th triathlon in Orillia. It was a sprint distance – 750 meter swim, 33 km bike and 7 km run.   Overall highlights of the race: The swim is a beach start, everyone runs into the water at the same time.  They also start in waves according to your age group. ...

New Swim Gear

I need some new swim gear.  New swimsuit and new goggles are in order.  My speedos goggles are starting to leak in water.  The suction is not that good anymore and starts to fog up.  I can just see the floating orange floaty turn buoy’s in the races.  I am going to purchase some from wiggle...

Wiggle coupon for cycling gear

Hey I just found a wiggle coupon you can use.  I just purchased my 2XU tri suit and the coupon worked! Saved me an extra 15% off my order total.  Got my tri suit for only $105.  Sweeeeet! Coupon code:  15OFF-ALLCYC Just use that in the ‘Voucher code’ area when you checkout.  Click here...

What to bring/prepare to a Triathlon

What to bring/prepare to a Triathlon
Last week was my first triathlon and amazingly I brought all the stuff that I needed.  Oops, I did forget to bring slippers to walk to the swimming start.  My friend Kevin was so nice.  He took off his slippers for me to wear across a rocky path to the swimming start.   I started preparing the night...

I love my Triathlon Wetsuit!

I love my Triathlon Wetsuit!
My first big purchase for a triathlon was a bike, next purchase was a Wetsuit.   I had a hard time figuring out which wetsuit to pick.  I finally picked this one and I love my purchase so far.   I just want to tell you about my lovely and amazing wetsuit.   The BlueSeventy Helix for Ladies. My BlueSeventy...