For Beginners

Getting started in triathlon can be a little overwhelming… afterall, it’s not just 1 sport, it’s 3 and then there’s the so-called 4th leg of a triathlon — “transition”. For anyone new to the sport, our advice for the first race is simple: have fun. Sure, you want to be prepared and if you’re a competitive type, you want to go fast, but if you accept the fact that you’ll look back on your first race experience and quickly identify a variety of things you should have done differently, then your head is in the right place.

Read below for a series of articles written for beginners to the great sport of triathlon. We hope you find them helpful!


Let’s Try a Triathlon

  • Posted by sunmultisport
  • On Jan 09, 2018

The New York Times gave the sport of triathlon some love with a great article that encouraged people seeking a new challenge to “try a tri”.  Are you tri curious? Give it a read with a click here.

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Choosing Your First Triathlon

  • Posted by sunmultisport
  • On Mar 07, 2017

So you’ve been hearing a lot about this triathlon thing lately and want to get in and see what the hype is all about. Maybe it was a New Year’s resolution, maybe your friend has been talking about it non-stop, maybe you are looking for a new way to challenge yourself. Whatever the reason may […]

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