#WhyITri

This hashtag has been going around one of the Facebook groups Sirrah and Katie belong to. We wanted to share our stories with you. Katie My normal conversations with non-triathletes about the sport go like this: “What are you doing this weekend?” “Not a whole lot, an open water swim on Saturday then a brick…

Race Review: NYC Triathlon

We’ve written a lot about this race and in all honesty, it deserves it. To me (Katie) it’s more nerve-wracking than a marathon just because there’s so many things to think about and that can go wrong. I felt almost every single emotion during the race: frustration, exhaustion, elation, excitement, bravado, pride, anger (a LOT…

JKR Tips for the NYC Tri: BIKE

You’ve completed the swim! Wash that Hudson off your face and start focusing on T1. What do you need to do in transition? Hopefully you pictured this ahead of time. Take off the wet suit; put on the helmet; dry off your feet; put on your shoes; put on the rest of your bike gear…