Category Archive: Gear

These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things: A Triathlon Gear Geek’s Must Have List

I didn’t used to think of myself as a triathlon gear geek. But, one look around my house and my garage will quickly call that assumption into question. When I first started in triathlon, I had just the basics: a used bike that was 2 sizes too big for me, $20 bike shorts (ouch!), a …

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Road Noise Vest Passes the 100 Mile Test

[Note: Road Noise provided  John and I with road noise vests for our review. We agreed to review the vests and provide our honest assessment.] “So, how did you like the Road Noise vest during the race?” I asked John the morning he ran 100 miles at the NJ Ultra Festival. “It’s the sh!t.” He replied. …

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Getting Geared Up

The day before I raced at Rev3 Quassy (back in June), I emailed my coach Vince frantically asking him if I should use race wheels and an aero helmet. John wasn’t racing, and I had the opportunity to use his fancy, fast-boy gear. His response was classic, “Hmmm. Let me see. You are asking me if you should try two new …

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