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Regardless of whether you're interested in triathlons as a spectator or an athlete, these articles area great place to explore what it's like to train for and complete in a triathlon.

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Are triathlons safe?

If you read the headlines, a triathlon might seem like a death sentence. Titles like "Sudden Death Risk Looms in Triathlons" might catch your eye, especially if you just unwittingly signed up for the big race. Is it safe to compete in a triathlon, or do you risk horrible accidents, heart failure and drowning?


Why is certain gear not permitted in some triathlons?

 Why is certain gear not permitted in some triathlons?

Why is certain gear not permitted in some triathlons? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn why certain gear is not permitted in some triathlons. See more »