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  • Banish The Pre-Race Nerves

    2nd September 2010

    Use these tricks for the mental strength to face your start line doubts and step up to first place Have you ever experienced moments, maybe before a big race, where you had doubts and fears? Did you ever wonder whether…

  • Triathlon Wetsuit Reviews: £200-£300

    2nd September 2010

    These 3 mid-range triathlon wetsuits are perfect for beginner or improving triathletes. Foor Quantum 2.Foor £299 www.triuk.com A striking design gets you excited about this suit straight out of the box, with its black and orange markings it certainly looks…

  • Ironman Regensburg

    2nd September 2010

    Mark Robinson reports on an exciting staging of the Ironman circuit’s newest race… Winners Men: F Al-Sultan (GER) 8:13:37 Women: S Tajsich (GER) 9:09:46 The Ironman circuit took in one of the prettiest corners of Bavaria for the first time…

  • Get Psyched Up For Success

    2nd September 2010

    Want to be pumped up and ready for your next race? Try these mind tricks to put you in the zone… When people get psyched for performance, they are mentally gearing up and getting ‘into the zone’ where everything just…

  • Triathlon Wetsuit Reviews: £300 Plus

    2nd September 2010

    These 5 top-end triathlon wetsuits come with a hefty price tag but there’s real quality on offer. Quintana Roo Hydrofull £325 www.quintanarootri.com QR have been in the (triathlon) game for a long time, and have a good reputation to uphold.…

  • ITU World Championships: Hamburg

    2nd September 2010

    Phil Mosley reports from Hamburg on a return to form for Javier Gomez and a tight finish in the women’s race Winners Men: J Gomez (ESP) 1:43:07 Women: L Norden (SWE) 1:53:53 Javier Gomez powered past Olympic champion Jan Frodeno…

  • The 24-Hour Fuel Diary

    2nd September 2010

    What exactly should be on the menu for the 24 hours either side of your Olympic-distance race? Follow our advice and you won’t go far wrong… 1 THE DAY BEFORE – 8AM TO 10:30PM Eat normal amounts. Go for carbohydrates…

  • Ironman UK

    2nd September 2010

    Mark Robinson reports on maiden Ironman victories for two Britons at the UK showpiece in Bolton Winners Men: F Cartmell (GBR) 8:40:17 Women: Y Grice (GBR) 10:01:02 The Ironman circuit returned to Bolton for the second consecutive year at the…

  • The Five Best Seaside Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Sandy toes and splashing through waves – we whet your appetite with the best seaside triathlons. Ice creams at the ready! Perranporth Surf Challenge Tri Where Cornwall, UK When 12 September, 2010 Not for the faint-hearted, this 23-year-old Cornish tri…

  • 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…