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Running and Wetsuits (but not at the same time)

Running and Wetsuits (but not at the same time)

My first wetsuit arrived yesterday!  A Poor Classic from TriUk, is smells rubbery.  I tried it on — took a while, but wasn’t as hard to get on as I was expecting — and frightened the kids.  And my wife.  It’s snug, as it should be, and I can’t wait to get out for a swim in it.  Hoping for this weekend, but will have to see a) what’s happening elsewhere, and b) where my nearest OW swimming venue is....

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Open Water …

Open Water …

Just bought my first wetsuit!  An ex-hire suit from TriUk.  Really helpful guy on the phone took my measurements and confirmed the size I needed, so now I’m just waiting for it to land before heading off for my first open water swim.  I’m thinking of going here. Very exciting!  Hoping to get a few OW swims in this year before it gets too cold, then next year I’ll probably upgrade to a better suit for Ironman...

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