Author Archives: Coady
One of the big highlights of 2014 was the Honu 70.3. It was my first time doing the race and I loved it so much that I pestered the Force to sign up for next year and we’ll have a … finish reading 2014 Highlight: Honu 70.3: 3 racers, 2 Kona qualifications and a first time HIM finisher!
One of the highlights for me in 2014 was going to coach and spectate at Kona. TriForce had 4 Kona qualifiers in 2014: I (Coach Coady) qualified at Honu 70.3 (3rd overall), but I turned down the slot (Yes, in … finish reading 2014 Highlight: TF at Kona World Championship (4 qualifiers, 3 racers)
2014 Highlight: TriForce at Ironman Arizona (2 Kona qualifications, a first place, 4th, 6th, 8th and virtually everyone PRd!)
One of the huge TriForce highlights of 2014 was Ironman Arizona. Basically everyone podiumed or PRd (expect me and except for Jason who had 5 flat tires). Mimi “Usually” Winsberg won the 45-49 AG (10:40) and qualified for Kona! Rob … finish reading 2014 Highlight: TriForce at Ironman Arizona (2 Kona qualifications, a first place, 4th, 6th, 8th and virtually everyone PRd!)
12 TriForcers made their annual pilgrimage to Santa Cruz to race the Big Kahuna triathlon. Everyone either podiumed or PRd! (Except Monzy, but he managed a sub 5 and a pose down victory!) Also congrats to TFer Dean Johnson … finish reading 12 TriForcers at the Big Kahuna Half– everyone podiumed or PRd!
This year has been a fun year for TriForcers at the 70.3 distance with several 70.3 podium finishers and ten 70.3 Worlds qualifiers with five of us making the trip to Canada to race. The venue and course was amazing– we … finish reading Oui! Oui! TriForcers Race 70.3 World Championships in Mont Tremblant (10 qualifiers, 5 racers)
TriForce at Muncie & Vineman 70.3: Club Champions, 3 Podiums, Five 70.3 World Qualifiers & lots of PRs!
This was one of those weekends where it’s even more awesome to be a triathlon coach. On July 12th, we had 2 TriForcers race at Muncie 70.3 and both crushed it. Then on July 13th, we had a big group … finish reading TriForce at Muncie & Vineman 70.3: Club Champions, 3 Podiums, Five 70.3 World Qualifiers & lots of PRs!
TriForce at Oceanside 70.3: 4 World Championship Qualifiers, a Podium, 3 top 10s (and an 11th), 6 sub 5s (and a 5:00:11), 8 PRs, Club Champions!
TriForce made our annual pilgrimage to southern California for the classic Oceanside 70.3. For some of us it was just a chance to shake off the winter rust, for others it’s a key tuneup for early season A races, but … finish reading TriForce at Oceanside 70.3: 4 World Championship Qualifiers, a Podium, 3 top 10s (and an 11th), 6 sub 5s (and a 5:00:11), 8 PRs, Club Champions!
Congrats to TriForcer Rune Dahl who qualified for Kona in his first ever Ironman race at IMNZ. Rune worked his butt off and (just as importantly) meticulously dialed in his nutrition and pacing over the course of several key … finish reading TriForcer Rune Qualifies for Kona at IMNZ (in his first IM!)
The challenge- (on separate days) do a 400 swim tt, a 12 mile bike TT and a 5k run race. Put them into the spreadsheet and compete with your fellow TriForcers! Congrats to everyone who participated (especially TriForcers who live … finish reading TriForce Virtual Sprint Triathlon Results!
It being New Year’s resolution time, I thought I’d post the success story of TriForcer “Comrade Koul” who lost 84 pounds! Koul has learned to balance a crazy job at a Microsoft (including regular 48 hour “hackathons”) with a healthy … finish reading TriForcer Koul Lost 84 Pounds!