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A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance disciplines. While many variations of the sport exist, triathlon, in its most popula...

How Long Is a Triathlon? | ACTIVE

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There are four common distances for triathlon competitions, and many ... run (0.9 miles swimming, 24.8 miles of cycling and 6.2 miles of running) was often ...

Triathlon Distances | totaltriathlon.com

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To accomodate all different skill levels, there are several different distances for triathlon races. Sprint distances vary from race to race, but the other distances are  ...

What is Triathlon - British Triathlon Federation

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Join your triathlon Home Nation and take part in our sport. ... about? All triathlons start with a swim, which is followed by a bike ride and ends with a ... Many local

Getting To The Start Line Of Your First Tri - Triathlete.com

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Jan 16, 2015 ... “If you break it down into individual parts—a half-mile swim, 12-mile bike ride and a 3-mile ... How many times a week do I swim, bike and run? ... “Considering the goal is to finish a sprint triathlon, you'll get more bang for your ...

How Long Is a Mini-Triathlon? | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Aug 18, 2013 ... In the conventional five-member triathlon family, the mini or sprint triathlon is the baby of the bunch. It's by far the shortest race of the group, and.

Why Is Swimming the Most Deadly Leg of a Triathlon? - Scientific ...

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Aug 9, 2011 ... Although deaths are rare in triathlons, most of them occur during the ... the fact that I suspect many athletes come from a background in running ...

What is a Sprint Triathlon? / Fitness / Sports Training - FitDay

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A sprint triathlon is a short-distance triathlon, ideal for those competitors who are new to ... It consists of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a 26.2-mile run.

Determining Your Long Training Run For Any Triathlon Distance

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Aug 20, 2012 ... How far is far enough? This is the question that troubles most triathletes when it comes time to plan the long run in their training program.

Best 140.6-mile Races - Triathlete.com

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Mar 18, 2010 ... Distance: 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike, 26.2-mile run. Website: Ironman.ca. Beach2Battleship Triathlon Location: Wilmington, N.C. 2010 Date: ...

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What are the various triathlon distances? | HowStuffWorks

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An Ironman Triathlon, perhaps the event's most famous race, is a 2.4-mile ... Fortunately, many local and regional races don't have a qualifying system, ...

Choosing a Triathlon Distance: Men's Health.com

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"There are many different variations of triathlons, but your classic four are the ... the race confidently, you'll need to be able to at least swim 1 mile in open water, ...

Triathlon Types and Distances - For Dummies

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Part of the Triathlon Training For Dummies Cheat Sheet ... Half Iron events are far more challenging than the shorter distances and sometimes are used as ...