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Introducing Bouy: The Spirited Mascot of Captex Tri

We’re thrilled to unveil our newest addition to the team: Bouy the Squirrel! Hailing from the vibrant city of Austin, Texas, Bouy brings boundless energy, enthusiasm, and a touch of local flair to our triathlon community. The Origin of Bouy Bouy’s journey began in the heart of Austin, where he spent his days exploring the […]

What to pack: Triathlon Equipment Checklist

Preparing for a triathlon involves more than just physical training—it also requires careful planning and organization to ensure you have all the necessary equipment for race day. Whether you’re new to the sport or a seasoned pro, having a comprehensive packing list can help streamline your preparation process and alleviate any last-minute stress. In this […]

Conquering the Swim: Strategies for Overcoming Open Water Anxiety

Embarking on the open water swim portion of a triathlon can evoke a mix of excitement and nerves for many athletes. Whether you’re a seasoned triathlete or a first-time participant, the prospect of swimming in unfamiliar waters can be daunting. However, with the right strategies and mindset, you can conquer open water anxiety and dive […]

Preparing for a Successful Race Day: Top Triathlon Mistakes to Avoid

As you gear up for the upcoming CapTex Triathlon, it’s crucial to be prepared not just physically but also mentally and strategically. Triathlons are demanding and exhilarating, but they can also be filled with challenges if you’re not careful. To help you navigate your journey smoothly and achieve your best performance, here are some common […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Choosing the Perfect Swim Goggle

Swim goggles are not just accessories; they are essential gear that can significantly impact your performance during the triathlon swim portion. Finding the right pair of goggles can make all the difference in comfort, visibility, and overall swim experience. Let’s dive into everything you need to know about selecting the best triathlon swim goggles for […]

Mastering the Elements: Essential Safety Tips for Riding in the Rain

As dedicated triathletes, we embrace the challenges that come with training and competing in various conditions. Rainy weather can present unique hurdles, especially when it comes to cycling. However, with the right mindset and preparation, riding in the rain can be a rewarding experience that enhances your skills and resilience. In this blog post, we’ll […]

Spring Cleaning for Triathletes: Organizing Your Gear and Mind

As the days grow longer and the temperatures rise, triathletes in Texas eagerly anticipate the arrival of spring. It’s not just the season of blooming wildflowers and warmer weather; it’s also the perfect time for triathlon enthusiasts to embark on a journey of spring cleaning – not just for their gear but also for their […]

The Ultimate Amazon Holiday Gift Guide for Triathletes

The holiday season is upon us, and if you’re looking for the perfect gifts for the triathletes in your life, you’re in the right place! We’ve curated the Ultimate Amazon Holiday Gift Guide to help you find thoughtful and practical presents that will elevate their training and race experiences. Let the joy of giving begin! […]

Triathlon Training During the Holidays: Balancing Fitness and Festivities

As the holiday season approaches, our calendars fill with festive gatherings, family traditions, and delicious feasts. It’s a time for joy and celebration, but for triathletes, it can also be a challenge to maintain a consistent training schedule. Balancing fitness goals with holiday festivities may seem daunting, but with a little planning and creativity, you […]