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Away We Go

Away We Go

Dear Amy, I’ve done a few triathlons close to home, but this summer I will be flying across the country for my first “destination” event. Do you have any tips for competing on less-than-familiar soil? Amy: Race season is upon us, w ...
Help! Training for a triathlon is making me fat!

Help! Training for a triathlon is making me fat!

Dear Amy, Is it possible to lose weight while training for a major endurance event? The calories in all of those gels and sports drinks add up! Amy: Yes, it is possible to lose weight while training for a major endurance event. However, gels and spor ...
Brandon Marsh’s Story

Brandon Marsh’s Story

Dear Brandon, How did you become a professional triathlete? Brandon: A lot of little boys want to be athletes when they grow up. Growing up in a small town in Texas, though, the only professional sports I knew to choose from were ball games: football ...