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The October issue of Triathlete is your essential guide to getting to and watching the Ironman World Championship. With the Hawaii Ironman quickly approaching, the editors have broken down the pro race, the gear and tech you’ll see on the Big Island and gotten insight into reigning Ironman world champion Craig Alexander’s approach to training. Plus, Editor-at-Large Holly Bennett spoke to two legends of the sport—Julie Moss and Kathleen McCartney—who will be back to race on the Big Island 30 years after their historic race.
Haven’t raced Kona yet? Lifesport coach Lance Watson has a training plan to help you qualify for Kona. Senior Tech Editor Aaron Hersh helps you find the bike training gear you should be investing in. And with the 2012 Olympics in the rear-view mirror, we’ve investigated the future of Olympic development in the United States.
Elsewhere there’s monthly advice from top columnists Chris McCormack, Chris Carmichael and Jesse Thomas, as well as our monthly reviews on gear and tips on training, nutrition and more for all things swim/bike/run!
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