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    Lavaman Waikoloa was won by Chris Lieto yesterday under windless humid conditions. Not too typical for the Big Island. High overcast clouds kept the sun from beating down on everyone as we raced about 25 miles north of Kona. This is a fun early season race to knock off the rust...
    TriJohnny TriJohnny
    51-55, M
    Mar 25, 2013

    Motivating My Lazy Arse

    I haven't done a tri in 18 months. Late 2011 I started a new job and haven't had any vacation time except for a couple of floating holidays. Used one to go to Kauai and do the Kauai Marathon in Sept and was signed up for the Honolulu Marathon. Training all year for Kauai I got...
    TriJohnny TriJohnny
    51-55, M
    Jan 8, 2013

    Zoggs Polarized

    I've been wearing Zoggs Polarized Flex goggles for quite some time after a friend introduced me to them a while back. I do a lot of open ocean swimming and these are my go-to goggles. If you ever wore polarized sunglasses you know how well they adapt to different lighting...
    TriJohnny TriJohnny
    51-55, M
    Jul 13, 2013

    Ironman - Nope

    I've been doing tris for 9 years now and have done every distance up to a full iron. I haven't done a sanctioned IM and just watch the prices go up. Today IM Canada opened at $625 CAD. It's now at Whistler and rooms there aren't cheap even in the summer. So on top of entry, a 5...
    TriJohnny TriJohnny
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2012

    I am a pretty good swimmer,

    Papa is an exceptional runner, now if we could get Baba up to scratch on a bike we could do tris as a family. As it is in team events we get a friend to join us to do the rides.
    DanteAsiir DanteAsiir
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Feb 19, 2016
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