Half Moon Bay Tri – Welcome to 2016

Fortunately, not a comedy of errors.

I signed up for this race with an ulterior motive. I didn’t want to feel pressured to go out and party on my birthday, so I signed up to race the day after I turned 25! I couldn’t have asked for better weather, better support and teammates, or a better birthday.

Date: April 17, 2016   |   Location: Half Moon Bay, CA

Weather: Sunny, clear skies. Started around 55 degrees and warmed up to 70

Race: Sprint   |    Age Group: 25-29

Results: Division – 2/20; Overall – 45; Women – 5

Location Distance Pace Chip Time Place (W/Div)
Swim 0.3 miles + 0.3 mile run to transition (0:11:38) 0:00/100 yds  didn’t GPS it, so I’m not sure 11:38 3/2** (first out of the water, 3rd to transition)
T1 (2:17 min) 13:55  6/2
Bike 11.9 mi (0:36:42 min) 18 mph 0:50:37 15/3
T2 (1:42 min) 0:53:19  6/2
Run 3.1 mi (0:26:31)* 8:34 min/mile* (this was a little off) 1:18:53 27/9
Finish (1:18:53 min) 1:18:53 5/2
This was our gorgeous backdrop.
This was our gorgeous backdrop.

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