Articles

  • Quelle Challenge Roth

    2nd September 2010

    Phil Mosley watched in awe as Britain’s Chrissie Wellington smashed her own world record by a country mile… Winners Men: R Henning (DEN) 7:52:26 Women: C Wellington (GBR) 8:19:13 Chrissie Wellington further enhanced her reputation as one of the greatest-ever…

  • The Six Best River Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    From iconic cityscapes to tropical islands, we’ve hunted down the best river triathlons… Windsor Triathlon Where Windsor, UK When June 2011 (date TBC) Winner of the British Triathlon Association’s (BTA) Event of the Year seven times, the 2010 race a…

  • ITU World Championships: London

    2nd September 2010

    On a sun-baked weekend in Hyde Park, Mark Robinson wasn’t the only person on the edge of his seat… RESULTS Elite Women 1 P Findlay (CAN) 1:51:48 2 N Spirig (SUI) 1:51:51 3 H Jenkins (GBR) 1:51:53 Elite Men 1…

  • The Six Best Mountain Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Scale the dizzy heights of triathlon with our guide to the world’s most stunning mountain races Embrunman Triathlon Where Embrun, Haute-Alpes, France When August 2011 If you suffer from a weak heart, then look away now, as the mere mention…

  • The Six Most Glamorous Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Whether it’s the setting, celebrity or prize purse making these races über-aspirational, this bunch are the most glamorous of the lot… Abu Dhabi International Triathlon Where United Arab Emirates When 12 March, 2011 Abu Dhabi has diversified beyond its oil…

  • Triathlon Hall Of Fame: Tim Don Interview

    2nd September 2010

    Former World Champion Tim Don opens his heart to Matt Anniss about his infamous doping ban, his greatest successes and his Olympic hopes for the future… For years, if you said ‘triathlon’ to anyone in the UK, they’d think of…

  • Preview: 2010 HSBC Triathlon

    2nd September 2010

    This is an early autumn charity triathlon with a difference and entries are still available… Where Dorney Lake, Buckinghamshire When Sunday 12 September The 2010 HSBC Triathlon is taking place on Sunday 12 September at Dorney Lake in Buckinghamshire, and…

  • Nike Sports Band2 Review

    1st September 2010

    This speed-and-distance monitor from Nike is excellent value – but how precise is it? £40 www.nike.com This is the second generation of Nike’s popular user-friendly speed-and-distance monitor. A slim rubber bracelet holds the clear one-line display comfortably and keeps weight…

  • Swimming Technique: Straight Or Bent Arms?

    1st September 2010

    Elbows out or slicing straight? Which stroke sends you through the water more quickly? Swimming is a sport that is constantly evolving. The most obvious change over the past decade is the introduction of full length ‘swim skin’ suits that…

  • Monte Carlo Or Bust

    1st September 2010

    Coaching Editor Phil is about to tackle some of the world’s best at the Monaco TriStar 111 Triathlon. Is he ready? As I write this I’m about to jet off to Monaco for the TriStar 111 triathlon. It’s a new…