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Bike Descending Tips For Triathletes

  • By Jené Shaw
  • Published Aug 12, 2013
  • Updated Aug 14, 2013 at 6:40 PM UTC
Photo: Kurt Hoy

Tip #6: Hit the apex

Approach tight corners from the side of the lane farthest from the bend. As you swing through the turn, aim for the peak of the corner known as the apex. In one smooth, steady arch, sweep outward after passing the apex and complete the turn on the far side of the road.

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Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw

Jené Shaw is a senior editor at Triathlete magazine, a three-time Ironman finisher and a USAT Level 1 certified coach

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