What Is a Half Ironman Race?

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A half ironman race is a triathlon that comprises of 1.930 kilometres of swimming, 90 kilometres of bike riding and 21kilometres of running. When in this race, individual should try to pull more than they kick while swimming to save legs for the bike and the run portion.
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A half Ironman is a race that includes a distance triathlon, sometimes called a Tinman triathlon, consists of a 1.2-mile swim, a 56-mile bike race and 13.1-mile run. While not as grueling as a full Ironman distance event, half Ironman events still require considerable training in running, biking and swimming ahead of time to complete the competition.
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1. Register for a triathlon. There are several online sites that have lists of triathlons around the world. These lists often tell you the date, time, location and cost of each event
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it's a type of triathlon in which you swim 1.9km, ride 90km, then run 21.1km. total 113 km. it's exactly half the distances of the full Ironman (roni)
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Although not an official "Ironman" branded race (as it is owned by Tri California, not World Triathlon Corporation, the company behind Ironman), many consider the Wildflower
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