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There’s Still Time to “Tri”!

The TriSumter Triathlon begins tomorrow morning, October 19, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. at the City of Sumter Aquatics Center.  If you’ve kept meaning to, but haven’t gotten around to registering for this USAT-sanctioned event, now in its third successful year, there … Continue reading

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Bursting into Fall 2013…Almost Too Much to Hold!

Too much information, that is.  But now that school has started, it seems that the number of fall activities is hitting high gear—even while it’s still steaming outside (although to be fair, this year it really isn’t the heat; it’s … Continue reading

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Three to Get Ready

Although summer is far from over, now is the time to start taking action for participation in some of the Sumter community’s upcoming fall events.  For example, if you plan to participate in the Third Annual TriSumter Triathlon (October 19), … Continue reading

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Cool in the Pool!

According to Ted, my very spoiled hound dog, the “dog days” of summer are upon us.  If you’re like most people, you’ve heard that expression all your life without really knowing what it means, so here’s a little lesson in … Continue reading

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Runner’s High

Have the last few days been perfect, or what?  With crisp mornings, warm afternoons and the sudden profusion of red spider lilies, South Carolina has definitely gotten the message that fall is here (but don’t get too excited—that could change next … Continue reading

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Six to Get Ready—and Try, “TRI” Again!

Just in case you haven’t done it already, it’s time to register for the second annual Tri-Sumter Triathlon.  Last year’s inaugural event drew more than 90 enthusiastic participants from across South Carolina, and the City of Sumter is looking to … Continue reading

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Try Hard…TriSumter…Triathlon!

From Merriam-Webster: tri·ath·lon noun \trī-ˈath-lən, -ˌlän, ÷-ˈa-thə-\: an athletic contest that is a long-distance race consisting of three phases (as swimming, bicycling, and running). From the Swan Lake Visitors Center:  tri·ath·lon noun: a chance to find out what you’re made … Continue reading

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