Posts Tagged ‘CNN Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge’

Swim, Bike, Run – Simple Tips for the Triathlete, Part II

Wednesday, July 7, 2010 14:14 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Part II (Running and Biking)
My recent post, “Swim, Bike, Run–Simple Tips for the Triathlete Beginner” Part I, focused on the swimming part of a triathlon.  Triathlon swimming expert Kevin Koskella shared simple tips for swimming in open waters.
Part II of the post focuses on the running and biking aspect of […]

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Swim, Bike, Run – Simple Tips for the Triathlete Beginner

Wednesday, June 30, 2010 16:14 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Part I (Swimming)
Back in November I posted a blog about the CNN Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge based on a tweet from Sanjay Gupta, MD, Chief Medical Correspondent for CNN.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta was looking for eager participants for the Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge.  As a result of that post, Linda Fisher-Lewis, […]

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Healthin30 Reader Chosen for CNN’s Fit Nation Triathlon Challenge with Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Tuesday, February 9, 2010 12:10 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
A quick update
After reading a tweet by Dr. Sanjay Gupta:
“Want to swim/bike/run the NYC tri with me? It’s a chance to lose forever. Need a serious 6 month commitment tho… http://bit.ly/90HBoK,”
I posted a blog about it, and it got a great deal of attention.
I was bombarded with emails from readers […]

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