STAGES ATHLETE: Justin Metzler
Justin, or BIGMETZ, is a 29-year-old pro triathlete living in Boulder who has been doing triathlon since his dad got him into it when he was 13, after being inspired by him doing Ironman. Justin is relentlessly pursuing his dream of being one of the best Ironman triathletes in the world.
BASE: Longmont, CO
WHAT DOES HE RIDE?
Justin rides a Stages Power Meter, Dash and an SB20 Smart Bike
WHAT POWER METER DOES HE RIDE? A Shimano Dura-Ace 9200 dual sided Stages Power Meter
TELL US ABOUT YOUR DASH: Dash has been super easy to set up and I've enjoyed the updated display and mapping features.
IMPORTANCE OF POWER
What does Justin love about power and Dash?
GET TO KNOW JUSTIN!
FAVORITE POWER WORKOUT: Nice long warm up into 4x 15' threshold with 5' recovery. Simple but effective!
FAVORITE CROSS-TRAINING WORKOUT: Hiking in the Colorado mountains and work out with my strength coach Keith Mueller.
FAVORITE HYPE SONG: Heads Will Roll
GO-TO POST RACE CELEBRATION: A burger and fries, and later that evening a nice glass of red wine with my wife Jeanni
FAVORITE POST-TRAINING FOOD: Eggs and avocado toast are a daily staple for me post training, as are rice and pasta. Every Sunday my parents cook my wife and I a home cooked meal which I always look forward to.
Instagram, TikTok, Twitter: @bigmetztri