2014 Triathlete Buyer’s Guide: Beginner Run Essentials

Photo: John David Becker

Race belt

A race belt, with your bib number attached, makes transition a breeze, and the T1 Pro Magnetic Race Belt ($29, T1belt.com), with its easy-locking buckle, makes T2 even speedier. Toggles on elastic cords secure the bib to the belt.