Triathlon Gear List: Off Road vs On Road
What gear do I need to race off road triathlon?
In this article I compare road triathlon to off-road triathlon gear. Athletes trying off-road triathlon (or ‘cross triathlon’ as the discipline is now defined) for the first time often find they need some new gear to start competing.
This is the typical pre-race gear organization photo for an Ironman event:
Here I am with my stuff before the World Champs in Maui:
You can see that racing an Ironman road event and racing an XTERRA off-road event requires very different gear. I made this list so athletes coming from any distance of road triathlon can figure out what they need to get to start racing in the dirt. Continue reading “Comparing Road Triathlon to Off Road Triathlon Gear”