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Other Activities (Oppinion pole)2cflyr
May 1, 2002 3:28 PM
What else do you guys do? I know that we all have our tri training schedules, but what else is there? personally, I maountain bike and single speed. Found that the single speeding helps me on hills where I can pass people becuase of the ability to run a harder gear as well as great cardio work! Anyone else found other cross tarining that really helps? Say it loud, Say it Proud!
Tri training is a lotliu02bhs
May 1, 2002 4:20 PM
Triathlon training already takes up most of my free time.
re: Other Activities (Oppinion pole)bm
May 1, 2002 10:17 PM
before i got hooked to cycling and tris i was a gym addict. i still lift a lot (probably more than i should be doing) but i can't help it. sometimes i think it makes me faster.

training takes up most of my time. especially around race times i don't have the energy to pursue anything else.

but most of all, when i do physical activity it has to be physically intense and mentally challenging. honestly, triathlon training is the most intense i've pursued yet.
Surfing and Baketball, both great sports..surf
May 2, 2002 7:04 AM
But they probably don't help with the tri's much. I just sub surfing for swimming (swimming is a bit stale to me).