What_to_Wear_for_a_Triathlon

[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1487935059289{padding-top: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 30px !important;background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_custom_heading text=”Is My Bike Ready for a Triathlon?
” font_container=”tag:h3|text_align:left|color:%23990000″][vc_column_text]
[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]Triathlon Event

I am trying to figure out what to wear for my tri, this is my current thought process…am I crazy or on the right path. I’ll be doing a tri in Chicago in August, so Lake Michigan (cold) and midwest summer (hot).

Planning on wearing sports bra and bike shorts under shorty wetsuit for swim. Wetsuit off on run to T1, throw on a tech shirt and shoe for bike and wear the same thing for run. Is it insane to think I can bike/run in shorts and a sports bra that I swam in? It seems wet and maybe like bike shorts would have a wet diaper feel. I’m not wanting to invest in a tri-suit and I am NOT running/biking in a swim suit. thoughts?

Mel from California[/vc_column_text][vc_separator color=”black” style=”dotted” sep_width=”100%” m_top=”” m_bottom=”” css=”.vc_custom_1488354206415{margin-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text]Triathlon Event

Hi Mel,

Thank you for contacting TriathaNewbie.com.

We think that biking and running in a wet bra and bike shorts isn’t the way to go.
Take a peek at this page we’ve put together for everyone that has asked us this same question. There are illustrations and a specific advice on what to wear for each leg of the triathlon.

Email us with any other questions.
Be well.
~Niki
TriathaNewbie.com staff[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1488346468682{border-top-width: 1px !important;border-right-width: 1px !important;border-left-width: 1px !important;background-color: #f5d078 !important;border-left-color: #990000 !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #990000 !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #990000 !important;border-top-style: solid !important;}”][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]TriathaNewbie.com Recommended Resources:[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner css=”.vc_custom_1488346518753{border-right-width: 1px !important;border-bottom-width: 1px !important;border-left-width: 1px !important;background-color: #f5d078 !important;border-left-color: #990000 !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #990000 !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #990000 !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;}”][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1488347097567{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”2914″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”https://www.amazon.com/CatEye-Velo-Bicycle-Computer-CC-VL520/dp/B007YV1GM4/ref=as_sl_pc_qf_sp_asin_til?tag=triathanewbie08-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=2UMSJTZOCC2OJXI3&creativeASIN=B007YV1GM4″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1488347113551{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”2915″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”https://www.amazon.com/Speedo-7500638-Clear-1SZ-Hydrospex-Swim-Goggle/dp/B00005UDHZ/ref=as_sl_pc_qf_sp_asin_til?tag=triathanewbie08-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=3HSBZEFVH6GOYJUZ&creativeASIN=B00005UDHZ”][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1488347128711{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”2918″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”https://www.amazon.com/Triathlon-Beginners-Everything-nutrition-motivation/dp/1484946790/ref=as_sl_pc_qf_sp_asin_til?tag=triathanewbie08-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=2DYKRAH3UE2II52W&creativeASIN=1484946790″][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1487921034167{background-color: #eadcca !important;border-radius: 2px !important;}” el_class=”home-border”][vc_single_image image=”2959″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1488350393401{margin-top: -30px !important;}”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/3″][vc_empty_space height=”12px”][vc_column_text]

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”2/3″][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_single_image image=”1997″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1488277552954{margin-top: -10px !important;}”][vc_column_text]
[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]

Triathlon Swim : – Get the low-down on gear and read tips for training and events.

Triathlon Bike: – Learn how to structure bike workouts, find safety tips and read recommendations on great bike gear.

Triathlon Run : – Get the ultimate skinny on running sneakers, running gear, safety tips and much more.

[/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”2938″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1488349050899{margin-top: -10px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”1998″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1488277526106{margin-top: -20px !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”2004″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1488350538817{margin-top: -10px !important;}”][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″ css=”.vc_custom_1488350809951{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text]

“First Triathlon” Stories
Read stories written by people like YOU who talk about their first triathlon.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″ css=”.vc_custom_1488350842807{margin-top: 0px !important;margin-right: 0px !important;margin-bottom: 0px !important;margin-left: 0px !important;padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text]

“Triathlete Profile
Read interviews of people like YOU who give advice on training, balance and much more.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1487934356688{background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_custom_heading text=”There are Newbies Starting Triathlons Every Day. Today Just Happens to be YOUR Day!
” font_container=”tag:h5|font_size:25|text_align:center|color:%239a0000″ use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1487859193769{border-right-width: -20px !important;padding-left: -20px !important;background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][vc_column][vc_single_image image=”1988″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1487921744448{background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1487859201231{background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”1992″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421075792{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventPennsylvania Triathlon – Connellsville Parks and Recreation Triathlon –-Great sprint triathlon for beginners!

Triathlon EventNew York Triathlon – Brooklyn Sports Club Mini Indoor Triathlon – This unique indoor event is perfect for first-timers

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”2045″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421085687{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventIs My Bike Ready for a Triathlon? …My concern is I will start ramping up my training and my bike won’t last…

Triathlon EventBuying a Triathlon Bike– Learn how to buy the right bike without breaking the bank from experts in the field

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”1721″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421095647{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventRunning: Good for the Body and the Brain – Could running make you smarter? The answer may surprise you.

Triathlon EventTriathlon QuestionWalking Instead of Running in a Triathlon –– The race promoters presented an award to a 69 year old female who had had 2 knee replacements…

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1487828780352{background-color: #fdecc0 !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”2040″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421107055{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventNew York Triathlon – Brooklyn Sports Club Mini Indoor Triathlon –This unique indoor event is perfect for first-timers

Triathlon EventGeorgia Triathlon – Tri for the Shelter Sprint Triathlon – USAT sanctioned, This triathlon takes place in the gorgeous Rocky Mountain Recreation..

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”2043″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421118536{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventMy First Triathlon, Nicholas D’Angelo – It was the end of my life as I knew it and the beginning of the beginning. I decided that I wanted to live. I wanted to be a better husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and friend…

Triathlon EventFirst Triathlon Story – Greg H. from Texas – just to raise your arms at the finish line and know that you accomplished a triathlon is such a great feeling.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ el_class=”abc”][vc_single_image image=”2047″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1490421130870{background-color: #e2b950 !important;}”]

Triathlon EventAge Groups – Can you tell me why the age groups are 25 to 34 … while most races use 20 to 29, 30 to 39, and 40 to 49?

Triathlon EventTriathlon ResourceWhat to Wear for a Triathlon – Is it insane to think I can bike/run in shorts and a sports bra that I swam in?

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]