The bike frame sticker should be wrapped around the bike frame directly under the bike seat (*Note: Some bike frame stickers may wrap around the tube of either crossbar, depending on the adhesive configuration of the sticker), and the (1) bike helmet sticker should be placed on the left side of the helmet (So officials
Should I buy a triathlon or time trial bike?
- Buying a triathlon or time trial bike can be more daunting than buying the best road bike, for example. If you haven’t got a lot of experience in bike technology, it’s easy to get lost in the details and get super confused by the different groupsets, chainsets and wheelsets.
Where do you put triathlon numbers?
You will have a race number drawn or applied on the side of your right arm bicep and the back of your right calf.
Do I need a race belt for triathlon?
You can race without a belt, but it is nice to have one.
What do you use for triathlon body marking?
Body marking participants using products that are “body safe” is recognized as important to operating a safe event. As a result, USA Triathlon recommends the use of FDA compliant markers and tattoos instead of popular art or industrial markers for body marking.
How many miles is an Ironman?
Each year, over 96,000 athletes register to compete in Ironman races, representing over 90 countries, regions and territories. This triathlon distance requires a 2.4 mile swim (3.9K), 112 mile bike (180.2K), and 26.2 mile run (42.2K).
Why is the Ironman tattoo on the calf?
The reasons I chose the calf: I needed to make sure my ink could be covered for work and I have a 26.2 tattoo under a mountain on my left calf after my 1st marathon in Denver. I never really thought about “where everyone else had them” or what is the “appropriate” place for one.