The Real Cost of Completing a Triathlon

By Bloomberg Rankings and Nikhil Hutheesing - 2012-11-10T23:16:07Z

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Training Clothes

Lieto wears a Speedo for swimming because it creates the least drag in the water and bib shorts (which strap over the shoulders) for the bike. A good idea: Wear your triathlon racing clothes at least a couple of times during training to avoid surprises on race day.

$40: TYR Male Jammer skin tight shorts -- sbrshop.com
$80: Pearl Izumi Men's Attack Shorts -- trisports.com
$52: Louis Garneau Evan's Cycling Jersey -- trisports.com
$45: Asics 2013 Men's ARD Short Sleeve top -- sbrshop.com
$15: Brooks Unisex Arm Warmers -- trisports.com
$17: Castelli Rosso Corsa 9 socks -- trisports.com

Running Tally: $3,855

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