Get the Edge in the Swim: Wetsuits Can Trim Time Off Your Swim March 27, 2015 - 5:33
|David races for Gear West, the premier specialty sports store in the Midwest.|
You'll sometimes hear triathletes debate whether or not to wear a wetsuit if the water's warm enough to swim without one yet cold enough to be legal. The prevailing argument against a wetsuit is that you lose time taking them off.
David Thompson, a highly respected pro triathlete with over 200 races and 90 wins under his belt, checks in this week with Get the Edge Triathlon Tip #7, which you can use to speed through the swim portion of the Pigman Sprint and the Pigman Long Course with confidence.
If It's Legal, Wear a Wetsuit
Training Tip #7:
Remember, the Pigman Sprint fills up every year, and is on pace to do so again. Now's the time to claim your spot.
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