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21 Days to Cobra Ironman 70.3 – my bike’s frame cracked!

After last weekends Tri United 2 race, our driver packed our bikes in our tow mounted bike carrier. However, my husband noticed that the knobs holdlng the bikes were too tight. Immediately, he asked the driver to loosen these as … Continue reading

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Triathlon motivation you should watch!

On Sunday, June 23 2013 will be the 5i50 race in Subic, Zambales, a practice race to most doing the Cobra Ironman 70.3 this August or a first olympic distance race to some.  But whether one is a newbie or … Continue reading

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Training beyond our comfort zone – 66 days to Cobra Ironman 70.3

Yesterday, I received my monthly program emailed by Coach Kaye. As expected, the sessions are definitely harder, energy demanding and time consuming than the previous month as Cobra Ironman 70.3 is only a little more than two months away. This … Continue reading

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For the undecided – Cobra Ironman 70.3 – to do or not to do

  Tri athletes mind: Should I register or should I not? Me:  Why not?  I did!  Let me tell you why…  

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Before Cobra Ironman 70.3 vanishes from my memory…

  I didn’t do a race recap on Cobra Ironman 70.3 2012 but immediately thanked all those who helped me cross the finish line thru my post – What it takes to finish Cobra Ironman – the people behind the … Continue reading

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Caring for your Cobra 70.3 finishers medal

The finisher’s medal and trophies for Cobra 70.3 were designed by internationally recognized furniture designer Kenneth Cobonpue. This is the most beautiful and intelligently designed medal I have seen in my not so many years of racing in the Philippines … Continue reading

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What it takes to finish Cobra Ironman 70.3 – the people behind the scene

On August 5, 2012, I finished my first Ironman 70.3 at Mactan, Cebu. But crossing the finish line took months of preparation and involved a supportive family, friends and a community.  Yes a community, these are the people behind the … Continue reading

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