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Old 07-25-03, 12:07 PM
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Triathlon Topic/Forum?

Joe,

Had any more thoughts about starting a triathlon topic? I had at one time thought it would be a good idea to have it as a sub-topic under road cycling, however with the additional emphasis on nutrition & training, it might make sense to give it its own topic.

I've tried dedicated triathlon forums but I can't find any that are as well organized and helpful as BF.

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Old 07-25-03, 12:43 PM
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Count me in too! I agree with Jim that BF is much better organized than any of the tri-sites I've visited.
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Old 07-25-03, 12:52 PM
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Adding a Tri-Forum to the site would be awesome. I think that there are a lot of people on the site that would get a lot of use out of a forum like that.
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Old 07-25-03, 01:01 PM
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this idea was brought up a while ago but it never went anywhere.... I don't think it will go anywhere untill we speak to Joe directly...

https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...threadid=16252
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Old 07-25-03, 01:16 PM
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this idea was brought up a while ago but it never went anywhere.... I don't think it will go anywhere untill we speak to Joe directly...
I agree, it would be a good idea to send Joe a PM in addition to posting here.

I've noticed that a lot of new members get on BF and introduce themselves as interested in triathlons but end up not staying active perhaps because there is no tri topic.
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Old 07-25-03, 01:22 PM
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Kind of off the topic, but not quite-

You may want to contact Purple Hayes via PM. He has a running forum, and he may be able to help you all out.

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Tri forum is an excellent idea. There is already a excellent complimentary forum `training and nutriition'
Triathletes need to be dedicated, focused and usually very well informed about a lot of subjects and I think they could offer much of value to the community and visa versa the community has a lot to offer Triathletes.
Guess that's basically a yes then :thumbup:
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Old 07-25-03, 03:50 PM
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I think the tri forum would be a great idea as well.
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Old 07-25-03, 04:59 PM
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A tri forum is a great idea. I hope we can get one off the ground.

I am a keen triathlete as well as a qualified fitness instructor and nutritionist and would welcome the opportunity to exchange ideas
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I don't think I would ever leave my computer with a Tri section! Sounds great...everything in one place...too awesome!
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Old 07-25-03, 09:50 PM
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Count me in... I like the idea. I know I'd read it.
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Done, if you find any threads that should be in the tri forum, report them, I'll get them moved over.
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