Entries by JGTblogger

Swim Stroke Styles: What They Are and Why They Matter

Benefits of Incorporating Different Swim Stroke Styles into your tri training Triathlon swimming is different from competitive swimming. You’re in open water with a bunch of triathletes on the same mission: to reach the end of the swim as quickly, efficiently, and safely as possible. The distance of the swim will help you determine which […]

How To Adjust Your Bike To The Perfect Saddle Height

Steps to Achieve Your Perfect Bike Saddle Height Adjusting your bike to the perfect saddle height is crucial in order to maximize comfort and payoff during your training rides for Jack’s Generic Tri. Incorrect saddle height leads to pain and discomfort during and after your ride. It can also prevent you from improving your performance on […]

Refreshing Nuun Cocktails You Need to Try

Hydrate During Happy Hour with these nuun Cocktails   Wow! Time for Happy Hour already? If you don’t already know, the Jack’s Generic Tri team are huge nuun fans. It tastes incredible, there are endless flavor options, and you can add it to just about any drink you can imagine. nuun is loaded with electrolytes […]

Test Your Knowledge: How Well Do You Know JGT?

How well do you know JGT? On August 23rd, we are celebrating 18 years of generic, triathlon fun at Jack’s Generic Tri, so let’s put your JGT knowledge to the test. If you’ve been a proud member of the generic gang, see how well you know JGT with this quiz. If you’re joining us for […]

Understanding the Different Types of Bike Pedals

Types of Bike Pedals: Understanding the Basics When it comes to choosing bike pedals, you need to consider the best option to meet your needs depending on the kind of riding you’ll be doing. It’s all about personal preference and what you feel most comfortable with. If you’re in the market for some new pedals, […]

Protect Your Skin During Summer Training

Break out your sunscreen! Summer is here to stay and the importance of protecting your skin during summer training is crucial, but often forgotten. Keep reading to see some of our favorite products to protect your skin during the summer months of training. Protect your Skin Whether you’re swimming, biking, running, it doesn’t matter. Apply […]

Rockin’ Training Playlist to Get You Ready for Jack’s Generic Tri

Get back to your JGT training with this rockin’ playlist Looking for a new rockin’ playlist to get you in the zone for some Jack’s Generic Tri training?! You’ve come to the right place. We’re big music lovers at JGT, so we’ve put together some of our favorite hits for your tri training sessions! Get […]

DIY Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for the Ultimate Triathlete Mom

Make the triathlete mom in your life feel extra special this year. Do you ever have trouble thinking of gift ideas for Mother’s Day? We know we do! After all, you want the gift to be thoughtful and make her feel loved. Make Mother’s Day extra special this year with the help of these free, […]

Top 5 Fitness Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow

Follow these top 5 fitness Instagram accounts for your fittest year yet! Maybe you’re someone who likes to work out alone, or maybe your schedule is so crazy you can’t seem to find the time to get a good workout in. Luckily for us, getting a good workout has never been so easy! Well… convenient. […]

Binge-Worthy Show Recommendations from the Team at High Five Events

This list of binge-worthy show recommendations has something for everyone Feel like you’ve finished everything on Netflix? Us too. If you’re looking for some new shows to watch, you’re in luck! The staff at High Five Events compiled their list of favorite binge-worthy show recommendations. If you like drama, comedy, fantasy, or history, they’ve got […]