Some Good Reads for Your Web-surfing (do we still call it that?) pleasure:
Over at Healthy Tipping Point, Caitlin witnessed a (Modern) Pentathlon and did a nice little write-up of this multi-sport anomaly.
This season has been lousy for snow and skiing, but still I enjoy reading about it from time to time. Here’s an article about the Birkebeiner cross-country ski race in Wisconsin from Outside Magazine. They even go over how you can prepare for the race (training, nutrition and general skiing guidelines).
I now realize I’m sourcing two articles from Outside (from the same author even!). Here they talk about the benefits of triathlon to health and fitness in general, and why this is a great time for the sport.