Entries by William Dyson

I Love Rookie Tri Because…

Why do you love Rookie Tri? What’s better than participating in the Rookie Tri? Participating in the Rookie Tri for free! We love hearing about what the Rookie Tri means to different triathletes. Here’s an opportunity to describe your first Rookie Tri or explain why Rookie Tri should be your first triathlon! Tell us why you […]

4 Ways to Expand Your Triathlon Training

Training for a triathlon might feel a bit overwhelming, but you’re not alone and we’re here to help! Below you’ll find 4 ways to expand your training and make some friends along the way. 1. Join the Austin Tri Club! Austin Triathlon Club is an all-volunteer, member-run community of triathletes across the Austin area. Club […]

Rookie Triathlete: Part 2: Mock Rookie Tri

Mock Rookie Tri Overall Champ I’ll begin this blog by stating that I’ve always respected other athletes and their abilities. After this morning’s mock Rookie Tri I have a newfound respect for swimmers, cyclists, and triathletes. Holy smokes that was an intense way to begin a Friday morning. I don’t feel as bad as I […]

Rookie Triathlete: Part 1: A Work in Progress

Hi, my name is William. I’m a Rookie. What started off as a small idea has now taken on a life of its own. I’m committing to my first triathlon, The Rookie Triathlon on May 6, 2018. My world-class/uber-talented triathlon coach is none other than Paul “Barny” Matthews. I have no tri kit. My only swim […]