Sumarpo to Sponsor Full Book Tour!

I am so grateful to announce that SUMARPO, my favorite wetsuit company, will be sponsoring my upcoming book tour, From Couch Potato to Endurance Athlete – A Portrait of a Non-Athletic Triathlete. About SUMARPO Dedicated to the environment, SUMARPO is environmentally friendly. All wetsuits are made from recyclable and biodegradable materials. They use low modulus […]

SUMARPO Aero Compression Top and Bottoms For Running and Recovery

We all know that compression is great for running, but did you know it’s great for recovery too because it enhances blood circulation and oxygenation. In addition to that, it increases muscle support and stability to reduce muscle vibration when running. Recently, SUMARPO sent me a sample of their Aero Compression Top and Bottom to […]

Best Hand Paddles for Swimming | Sumarpo

I don’t know about you, but I’m always on the lookout for a good hand paddle for swimming. I find that they are one of the best swim aids to help you really feel the catch. I like to use it in training. It helps me feel the water. Sumarpo makes two different kinds of […]

Sumarpo Race 4.0MM Yamamoto SCS Wetsuit

I was introduced to Sumarpo on Instagram. The company’s marketing person reached out to me and asked me to review the women’s Vanguard 5.0mm Yamamoto SCS Wetsuit. After looking at how inexpensive it was, I really didn’t think I would like it. But once I tried it, I LOVED IT! The Sumarpo Race 4.0mm Yamamoto […]

Best Cheap Wetsuit | Sumarpo Wetsuit

Throughout my triathlon journey, I have tried some very expensive wetsuits that cost in the range of $1,000 to $1,500. Recently, I sampled the women’s Vanguard 5.0mm Yamamoto SCS Wetsuit made by SUMARPO. The cost of the highest-end wetsuit was just under $400. When I was approached by the company, I was intrigued to give […]

Chicago Triathlon Here I Come with Discount Codes for You!

Ever since I did the NYC Triathlon in 2017, I have wanted to also compete in the Chicago Triathlon. I love Chicago. It’s got great food, great music, and just an amazing atmosphere. I must have been there a half dozen times and every time I go, I fall in love all over again! Why […]

N-Joy Wetsuit Review

Get 15% off with a code at bottom of the post! I love the Sumarpo wetsuits. I have a few and each serves a purpose. The Vanguard is the thickest one and great for when the water is cool. I wore this one through October in the Northeast. The Race Suit is slightly thinner. It […]


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