Six Flags Triathlon 2013 Race Report & Photos 10

Six Flags Triathlon 2013 Race Report & Photos
Today a few friends and myself took part in the second annual 2013 Six Flags triathlon, held at the Six Flags amusement park in Jackson, NJ. We participated in the Olympic distance race as part of a relay team. This  Olympic distance triathlon featured a 2-lap (1500m) swim, followed 24.8-mile bike loop , and finished ...

Philadelphia Rock & Roll Half Marathon 2013

Philadelphia Rock & Roll Half Marathon 2013
Today a bunch of friends of mine plus about 18,000 other participants took part in the 2013 Rock and Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon. This is a popular race in the Rock and Roll Running series, held in a very scenic course through downtown Philadelphia. Race Morning Race morning weather was perfect about 60 clear skies ...

Nations Triathlon 2013 Race report

Nations Triathlon 2013  Race report
Today I took part  in the 2013 edition (8th Annual) Nations Triathlon (http://nationstri.com), in Washington D.C.. This is a very popular and large olympic distance triathlon. The race itself is a  olympic distance triathlon, Its a  1500m swim, 25 mile bike and 10k run. This was my first time at this event, and also my ...

TriRock Asbury Park 2013 triathlon Photos and Report 1

TriRock Asbury Park 2013 triathlon Photos and Report
Today a few friends and myself took part in the inaugural  2013 TriRock Asbury Park sprint triathlon. Held at the Asbury Park NJ (Jersey Shore). This  sprint triathlon that features a short and calm 500m ocean swim, followed by a flat  10-mile bike loop , and finishes  a 5k run on the boardwalk . This ...

Jersey Girl Triathlon 2013 Photos 3

Jersey Girl Triathlon 2013 Photos
Today  friends of mine took part in the 2013 Jersey Girl sprint triathlon/duathlon  held in Long Branch NJ Congrats to all the winners and finishers!  It was a fun event, and below are a few select photos from the event .

Balloon Festival

Balloon Festival
For a change of pace we decided to head over to the PNC /Quick Check hot air balloon festival held annually at Solberg Airport in Readington, NJ. The festival features close to 100 hot air balloons , as well as hot air character balloons (similar to those you’ll find in big parades). You have to ...

Photos/ Report Randolph Lake sprint Triathlon 2013

Photos/ Report Randolph Lake sprint Triathlon  2013
Today a few friends and myself took part in the 2013 Randolph Lake  sprint triathlon. Held at the Randolph Lake  NJ. This  sprint triathlon that features a short and calm 880yd clockwise  lake swim, followed by a rolling  16-mile loop bike course and a mostly trail 5k run. We signed up very late for this ...

Race Report & Photos: 2013 Lincoln Park Sprint triathlon

Race Report & Photos: 2013 Lincoln Park Sprint triathlon
Today a few friends and myself took part in the 2013 Lincoln Park sprint triathlon. Held at the Lincoln Park community lake, a local sprint triathlon that features a short and calm “500yd” lake swim, followed by a fast and flat 10-mile loop bike course and a 5k run. This year we would be doing ...

2013 Sunset Classic 5 mi. Run

2013 Sunset Classic 5 mi. Run
Today a bunch of friends of mine plus about 600 other participants took part in the 25th edition of the Bloomfield Sunset Classic 5 miler. What makes this race unique is that its held in the early evening on a weeknight typically in the humid and hot weather of a  NJ summer. Its a very ...