05-2015 - Your Next Family Racecation: Jekyll Island’s Turtle Crawl Triathlon

The freshly opened Westin Jekyll Island kept athletes in mind all weekend. It was impressive (and rare) to see a hotel with an attention to detail that simply made things easier and better for triathletes. The hotel is a convenient, short walk away from transition and the swim start, so even if you forget your goggles/phone/timing chip, you are close enough to run back to retrieve forgotten items. They even had a 5 a.m. breakfast ready, taking away one of the worst stressors of racing (“Where/what can I eat for pre-race breakfast?”). Read More…