Thread: So Slow
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Old 07-02-2016
ScoopUK
 
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... obviously the above depends what your goals are. He is of the attitude that triathlon isn't swim, bike, run, it is triathlon so you can't simply adhere to the principles of being a good pure swimmer, good pure cyclist and good pure runner then bolting them together as that doesn't work in multi-sport, especially not if your target for racing involves swimming in open-water with a wetsuit.

I swim more TI-like in the pool as I'm tall with a decent wingspan but I'm not rigid with my stroke. In rough water for example I swim with straight arms to get the arm over the chop into into the water and the pull phase as soon as possible with some momentum.
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