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One of the hardest things for a newbie doing an IM (or for that matter, a HIM), is the unknown due to the distance. This is especially difficult if you don't have a coach. What I found great was to find someone to talk to (not internet/forum etc), but to actually talk and ask a thousand questions or listen to their experiences. You feel a lot at ease with this. It does build confidence. The metal side of the day is essential and being a bit mentally prepared is a must. I have done this with a few on here over the years just to make them feel a bit more comfortable for their day. So, I