Triathlon Training for Dummies
Packed with insider tips, practical hands-on advice and proven methods for triathlon success
Part I: Starting Your Triathlon Training.
Chapter 1: Training for a Multi-Sport Event.
Chapter 2: Choosing Your Event.
Chapter 3: Gearing Up with the Right Equipment.
Part II: Taking It One Sport at a Time: Swim, Bike, Run.
Chapter 4: Getting Ready: Body and Mind.
Chapter 5: Swim: Taking the Plunge.
Chapter 6: Bike: Cycling Strong.
Chapter 7: Run: Finding Your Stride.
Chapter 8: Putting It All Together.
Part III: Training for Your Triathlon.
Chapter 9: Living like an Athlete.
Chapter 10: Training Schedules: From Super Sprint to Ironman.
Chapter 11: Strength Training and Stretching.
Chapter 12: Coping with Injuries.
Part IV: Planning for Race Day.
Chapter 13: Counting Down to Race Day.
Chapter 14: Race Day: Ready, Set, Go!
Chapter 15: After You Finish Your Triathlon.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 16: Ten Reasons You Should Do a Triathlon.
Chapter 17: Ten Triathlon Myths Debunked.
Chapter 18: Ten (Or So) Items to Bring on Race Day.
Chapter 19: Ten (Or So) Resources for Finding Triathlons.