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WanderingEng  ·  41 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Ironman Wisconsin 70.3 2021

Thanks, I did! You're right about the challenge of training for three different sports. It's also important to train the bike-run transition as it's harder than just running while tired.

At least here, the crowds are great, and there was no want for encouragement. It was a step up from marathons, and those are already memorably great! I remember a sign that said "you're 140.6% crazy!" I think calling a half 70.3% crazy is about right. Not totally crazy but up there.