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RUSH Triathlon

http://www.rushtriathlon.com/ The RUSH triathlon is complete, what a great event at a beautiful venue. To see official times check out http://milliseconds.com/races/detail/1341/143063
More pictures can be found at http://www.zazoosh.com/events/338 bib number 260

Setting up transition 1 on a cool sunny morning and getting the shakes out before heading to the start.

The RUSH Triathlon is an annual event held in Rexburg, Idaho and offers both sprint and intermediate distances.


Maybe an unlikely place for a triathlon but the RUSH draws some pretty competitive athletes from all over the northwest. Lining up at the start, trying to adjust to the cold water.


 When we started I decided to hang back for a few seconds to avoid getting kicked in the face or run over by some of the stronger swimmers, but with that many people aiming for the same target it is impossible to avoid some contact.

 At the end of the swim reaching back to find the draw string on the zipper and crawling out of the water can b…