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A Sherpa’s View of IMWC by Coach TaxSlayer – TriCoachGeorgia

Introduction In October 2015, I sat in front of my computer watching Harvey Gayer, aka Coach Slayer, race Ironman Maryland. After healing from a terrible bike accident in April 2015, his expectations and thoughts were for a good race, but not a KQ race. The race set up perfectly for him to have a good […]

Your Race Pace Lies – the Phantom Speaks – TriCoachGeorgia

Introduction We have a relatively newer athlete from Raleigh, North Carolina area who goes by the nickname of Phantom. Scott Whalen stays below the radar and gets the training done with a busy job and active family. He’s a veteran of the long course game and approached Coach Slayer several times over the years to […]

Ironman Augusta 70.3 Recap 2016 – TriCoachGeorgia

Thirty-six racers, coaches, family, and friends invaded Augusta, Georgia the weekend of September 25th, all ready to take part in the annual Ironman Augusta 70.3 race. As with most years this is a huge team event for TriCoachGeorgia due to the proximity of our athlete base. Coach Spartacus (aka Brian Patterson) and Coach Godfather (aka […]

9Lives’s Ironman Raleigh 70.3 Race Report – TriCoachGeorgia

Introduction Many of you know our loyal and dedicated athlete #9Lives aka Richard Nasser and you know how difficult Ironman Raleigh 70.3 can be. It is known as one of the tougher swims for the distance and the heat and humidity has been known to crush many a triathlete’s dreams. Tough Winter/Spring Coming off a […]

SBR SPORTS Welcomed as Proud New Sponsor of TriCoachGeorgia

INTRO As triathletes we focus on the primary, tangible pieces of equipment we need to perform at our best. Things like our bikes, shoes, helmets, and other apparel. And then there’s SBR Sports This company put its primary focus on many of the intangibles we don’t always think about, but are very important in making your […]

The Results Just Kept Coming – TriCoachGeorgia

Run for the Reapers: TriCoachGeorgia May 2016 Update As the calendar turned from April to May, the athletes of TriCoachGeorgia and TriKidsGeorgia started to turn their sights to several races across the Southeast. And their momentum grew proportionally to their strong performances. The month kicked off with the Go Race Productions weekend series at Tall […]