Triathlon Diary – T Minus 3 Weeks

What have I gotten myself into? Bicycle.net's owner and my friend, VeloGuy, has shamed me into considering doing my first triathlon. How bad is this? I'll be 44 next month, I'm 6 feet tall and hover in the low 270 poind range. I've chosen the handle bfntg -- short for Big Fat New Tri Guy -- and am not yet willing to use my real name in order not to needlessly humiliate my wife and six … [Read more...]