Pacing in IM Run

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Iron Tractor Boy    pirate
07/06/2010 at 17:59

For the run section of an Ironman I am thinking about not taking any watch or GPS device and just pacing on how I feel.

Is this a good idea as I have only got to about half way on the run before my pace significantly drops?

07/06/2010 at 19:32
works for me i wear watch but dont use it for splits I do the whole race on feel and have run all the maras bar walking the aid stations
Iron Tractor Boy    pirate
08/06/2010 at 21:07
I will give it a go at this weekend's tri to see how it feels.
09/06/2010 at 13:20
i did the whole of an Ironman without a watch and went on feel worked well for me
AndrewSmith    pirate
09/06/2010 at 13:27
Don't blame the watch blame the training approach and racing strategy.

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