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  • TRY A TRI! TIPS FROM A PRO...
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    TRY A TRI! TIPS FROM A PRO...

    TRY A TRI! #1 Go short before long…FIND A RACE  Entering your first triathlon can be stressful.  How do I train? What equipment do I need? How do I do transitions?  There is a ton of insight out there but...

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  • TRIATHLON BY JACKSON
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    TRIATHLON BY JACKSON

    With permission from the Athlete, Jackson, and his parents. An essay he wrote for his English Class… Tri Triathlon is an event which consists of three sports, typically swimming, biking, and long distance running. My Mom and I woke up...

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  • THE SWEAT TEST ~ NOW AT PLAYTRI
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    THE SWEAT TEST ~ NOW AT PLAYTRI

    Erin Mullen The Sweat Test ~ why would I want to do that?! As an age group athlete training for a 70.3 this fall, I wanted to find out more about this Sweat Test I have been hearing about...this is...

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  • THE JOURNEY TO IRONMAN CHAMPIONSHIP KONA
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    THE JOURNEY TO IRONMAN CHAMPIONSHIP KONA

    OMG, I am going to Kona! It took me four years from the time I first expressed an interest in triathlon to actually start training. There was just so much to think about and so many excuses readily available for...

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  • TACKLING BUFFALO SPRINGS 70.3
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    TACKLING BUFFALO SPRINGS 70.3

    Greg Dundas This is my third year in a row doing this race and there's just something about it that keeps me coming back. The heat, the wind, the vibe - it's just an old school, gritty, honest race that...

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  • SWEAT IT OUT, TOGETHER!  A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION.
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    SWEAT IT OUT, TOGETHER! A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION.

    SWEAT IT OUT, TOGETHER!  A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION. Studies that have shown that the behavior of others can strongly influence our own behavior.  We tend to adopt the behaviors, attitudes, lifestyle and habits of those that surround you. That’s why...

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  • SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITY – WACO 70.3
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITY – WACO 70.3

    Victoria Coffee I have been a member of the Playtri race team for 2 years and have been coached by Playtri coach, Beth Jones, for a little over a year now. This year, my goal was to finish my first...

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  • RYAN, YOU ARE AN IRONMAN!
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    RYAN, YOU ARE AN IRONMAN!

    Even if it's only as a spectator, you should absolutely go to Kona solely to experience the energy and excitement of the IRONMAN World Championship at least once (and eat some tasty food)! The Big Island is marvelous and arriving...

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  • RYAN'S ROAD TO KONA ~ ONE MONTH TO GO TIME!
    September 11, 2020 Playtri Sarasota Admin

    RYAN'S ROAD TO KONA ~ ONE MONTH TO GO TIME!

    Kona's almost here! In exactly one month from today, I'll be in Hawai'i at check-in for the IronMan World Championships! People keep asking me if I'm ready and the truth is that I have absolutely no idea. I know that...

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