From Downhill Racer to IRONMAN with Thorsten Gross – Successful Athletes Podcast 013

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From being a nationally ranked downhill mountain biker to qualifying for IRONMAN 70.3 World Champs, learn how Thorsten Gross has become a successful athlete across a wide range of disciplines in Episode 13 of The Successful Athletes Podcast.

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TOPICS COVERED IN THIS EPISODE:

• How Thorsten started in cycling, MTB, and triathlon

• Why racing cross-country will help you be a faster downhiller

• Thorsten’s advice for new downhill racers

• Why Thorsten made the change to road cycling

• Thorsten’s first experience racing triathlon

• How Thorsten practiced to be a faster swimmer

• Thorsten’s schedule to fit in all his training around work and life

• Why DH can make you a faster triathlete

• Thorsten’s advice for people new to cycling, mountain biking, and triathlon

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