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What's your favorite time of year to train for triathlon, duathlon and other multisport events?

Posted By: Iilonga | 3/13/2014 at 5:25 PM

Swim Wave Order: How is it Determined?

Does anyone have any insight or information on how swim waves are determined at WTC and other non-WTC triathlon events?  For example, why would 50-54 males be one of the last swim waves at a race, and then be one of the first waves at the same race the next year?  Is it simply the size of the age groups or is there a more complicated formula?