What: Presentation, “Ask The Expert”, and Book Signing with 35-time Ironman triathlete Mark Kleanthous
When: Thursday, September 19 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Where: Tahoe Mountain Sports, 8331 North Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA 96143
About The Event
Come along to meet Mark Kleanthous during the days leading up to Ironman Lake Tahoe! From 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 19, you can “Ask the Expert” about Swimming, Cycling, Running, Triathlon, and Sports Nutrition. Purchase a copy of the The Complete Book Of Triathlon and have it signed by the author. See the products, clothing, footwear and Ironman triathlon gear available for purchase at Tahoe Mountain Sports.
About The Author
Mark Kleanthous is arguably the most experienced triathlete in the world. He has competed for 31 consecutive seasons from a 22-year-old to 53-year-old as a triathlete. During that time he has finished an incredible 460 triathlons worldwide, from a super sprint triathlon to a triple iron distance involving a 7.5-mile swim 336-mile cycle and triple marathon (78.6-mile run) in under 46 hours without any sleep. Mark has twice finished the world Ironman triathlon championships in Hawaii.
Mark is the first Britain to write a book from start to finish for the Sprint Olympic distance triathlon half and full Ironman Triathlon. Mark competed in the first triathlon ever held in the UK at Reading in 1983, and since then has covered more than 6,000 miles swimming, 170,000 miles cycling and 51,000 miles running and racing. He has run 73 marathons in less than three hours during the past 30+ years. Mark has been helping others achieve their triathlon dreams for more than 25 years, so he is a very experienced and qualified triathlon coach.
About The Book
The Complete Book of Triathlon – The book explains how to fit training into a busy lifestyle. It’s not just about triathlon, but covers Swim, Bike, Run, Nutrition and Injury Prevention. The book also explains training and lifestyle stress. It has helpful tips on which training exercises to do and how to keep fit when life gets in the way. The book, jam-packed with essential tips and information for any serious competitor, will become an essential point of reference, and priced at just $19.95, offers great value for the money.
Mark will also lead a Group Fun Run during our Free Footwear Demo on Friday, September 20, from 1 to 2 p.m. You can try out new shoes, hydration packs and sports watches from Salomon, The North Face, Suunto and more! We’ll travel two-to-four miles on the great trail network behind Kings Beach. One great thing about our group runs is that we can break up so everyone can run at their own pace. This fun run is for all ages and abilities, so bring your friends and family along to share the good time! Click here for more info about the Ironman Lake Tahoe Free Footwear Demo and Group Fun Run.