Seven Tips To Get Comfortable In The Aero Position

  • By Jené Shaw
  • Published Nov 10, 2012
  • Updated Oct 31, 2014 at 4:40 PM UTC
Photo: Kris Mendoza

4. Start With The “Run/Walk” Method

Triathlete Bike columnist Scott Fliegelman suggests breaking up your aero time into manageable chunks such as 4 mins/1 min, and building from there. Ride four minutes “on the gas” in the aerobars, then back off for a minute and sit upright to stretch your back and give your backside a break. Continue the pattern and increase your aero time.

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Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw is a contributor for Triathlete magazine, a six-time Ironman finisher and a USAT Level 1 certified coach

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