Cody Beals

Professional triathlete, nerd in jock's clothing


May 02 2019

The Art of Battle

How do I get the most out of myself in close-fought races? I shared six of my strategies on the Suunto blog. I recently had to play all of these cards battling to 2nd place at Challenge Cancun! My tactics have come a long way since my professional debut and I’m humbled by all that I’ve yet to … Continue reading The Art of Battle

Apr 01 2019

Growing Pains

This isn’t the post I intended to write. That was meant to be the fifth edition of my annual pro triathlon budget—a feel-good account of my best season ever, both on the race course and at the bank. That post is still coming, but another felt more urgent. You’d think that after such as a … Continue reading Growing Pains

Mar 09 2019

Anatomy of an IRONMAN Win: Part II

What does is take to win back-to-back IRONMAN races? In my earlier post, Anatomy of an IRONMAN Win: Part I, I began to answer this question with a deep dive into my training, periodization, mental game, fueling and approach leading to my 2018 wins at IRONMAN Mont Tremblant and Chattanooga. That post mostly dealt with general themes, … Continue reading Anatomy of an IRONMAN Win: Part II