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  • Dengie Events Reveal Their 2017 Events Schedule

    Dengie Events Reveal Their 2017 Events Schedule

    5th January 2017

    Now in its 7th year, Dengie Events have put together their schedule of Essex based triathlons and cycle rides for 2017.   The Big East Triathlon 21 May 2017 The Big East Triathlon takes place on 21st May 2017 in…

  • Our Mission? To Get Your 2017 Off To A Healthier Start

    Our Mission? To Get Your 2017 Off To A Healthier Start

    4th January 2017

    The active lifestyle brand is reinventing breakfast for busy people who are big on energy, short on time. The FUEL10K range includes Breakfast Drinks, Porridge Pots, Quark Pouches, Ready-to-eat Granola, Wheat Biscuits and Multigrain Flakes. Each is a deliciously rich…

  • Triathletes v Swimmers

    Triathletes v Swimmers

    3rd January 2017

    Who is HUUB’s Fastest Athlete? Olympic Heroes, Alistair and Jonny Brownlee are joined By HUUB Ambassadors Lucy Charles & Jack Burnell to find out who is HUUB’s fastest athlete… down a water slide…

  • Motivated by the Love of the Sport

    Motivated by the Love of the Sport

    1st January 2017

    Written by Faye Tudor Around this time two years ago, I drove up to The Rest and Be Thankful, near Arrochar, with my brand, spanking new bike in the back of the car for a photo-shoot.  Triathlon Plus had contacted…

  • Tri-ing Again; It’s All About Perspective

    Tri-ing Again; It’s All About Perspective

    31st December 2016

    Written by our Digital Editor, Marie Yates Sitting in A&E, my first thought was ‘what if I can’t train for the events I’ve entered?’ That was a little fraudulent as my epic comeback has been monumentally underwhelming. Training started well,…

  • The Emotional Side of Triathlon

    The Emotional Side of Triathlon

    28th December 2016

    It’s only when you push yourself to your limits that you discover what you’re truly capable of, discovers age-grouper Amy Kilpin Okay, so it’s probably a less talked about aspect of triathlon, but have you ever wondered where emotions come…

  • Banana & Oat Pancakes

    Banana & Oat Pancakes

    27th December 2016

    Start your day with the ultimate training breakfast, perfect for carb loading says Nutrition X’s Danny Webber This is a great meal for triathletes and can be effective either the day before for carb loading or in the hours before…

  • Is There More To Carbs Than Just Pasta?

    Is There More To Carbs Than Just Pasta?

    26th December 2016

    For the past 50 years it’s been an accepted fact that carbohydrates are the major source of energy to fuel exercise as it is stored in the muscles and liver as glycogen. As glycogen content is linked to endurance performance,…

  • Save Your Legs

    Save Your Legs

    24th December 2016

    Phil Mosley explains simple ways to help you run faster at your next triathlon. Let’s face it, nobody enters triathlons because they’re easy. We all accept it’s a tough sport and that aching legs are to be expected. At the…

  • Operation Ironman

    Operation Ironman

    23rd December 2016

    Words: Debbi Marco ~ Pictures: George Mahood, Finisherpix To say George Mahood, a writer from South Devon, was a pretty inexperienced triathlete two years ago is no exaggeration. The father of three had only taken part in one pool-based sprint…