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Triathlon Event Hello, thank you for maintain such a wonderful web site. I’m new at triathlon, do I need to wear the race number during the swimming session? if yes, where is the most common place? thank you so much in advance for the answer.

Roberto from California

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Triathlon Event Hi Roberto,

Thank you for contacting TriathaNewbie.com and welcome to the sport!

  • You put the numbers on your bike (paper and/or sticker)
  • You attach numbers to your outfit: shirt or shorts (paper)
  • You put the numbers on your helmet (sticker)
  • You have the race organizers write the numbers on your body: both shoulders and your thighs (Sharpie marker)

Good luck with your triathlon and please let us know how it goes!

Be well.
~Jack
TriathaNewbie.com staff

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