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The ultimate triathlon gear list

With three sports packed into one, keeping track of all your necessary triathlon gear is tough. Fear not, we’re here to help.

July 31, 2018
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10 professional athlete-approved ways to mentally prepare for race day

Being mentally ready for a race is just as important as making sure your body and gear are tuned up. Here’s how 4 Polar athletes mentally prepare for race day.

October 27, 2017
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4 weeks to marathon? Get ready to taper!

How should you prepare during the final four weeks before a marathon? First, reach your peak. Then, cut back and sharpen the knife.

March 22, 2018
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Sleep like an athlete | How to fight jet lag when racing in a different time zone?

Don’t nap, obey the buzzer, try getting a jump start… Read more tips on how to fight jet lag from professional triathlete Chris Leiferman.

February 22, 2018
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Post-race training plan | What to do after you complete your goal race

You spent months training for your goal race and now it’s over. What comes next? Read these 5 pieces of advice for building your post-race training plan.

November 21, 2017
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My last race

For some athletes, there comes a time when the racing shoes need to be retired. Read 3 athletes’ stories of their final finish lines – and what came next.

November 15, 2017
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Five questions to ask yourself before signing up for a race

Whether your goal is a Couch-to-5K or an ultramarathon, consider these five factors before hitting the registration button and signing up for a race.

November 14, 2017
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Getting ready for triathlon race day | Angela Naeth

Distractions are a part of life, even before a race. Heed this advice from triathlete Angela Naeth to help you mentally stay in the zone before race day.

October 25, 2017
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Everything you need to know about planning your race day outfit

The final piece of your training puzzle is deciding what to wear on race day. Read this advice from six athletes on planning your race day outfit.

October 19, 2017
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Eight things to consider when you’re traveling for a race

Ready to book a race-cation? Whether going across the country or across the world for a race, here are 8 factors to consider when traveling for races.

September 29, 2017
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What to do the night before your big race

It’s the night before the goal race you’ve been training for. Now what? Here are 12 pre-race strategies to help you get ready the night before the big race.

September 14, 2017

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