Blogs

  • Incorporating Trail Running Into Your Tri Training Regime

    Incorporating Trail Running Into Your Tri Training Regime

    24th August 2016

    Written by Dan Chabert   Triathlon can easily and quickly become a complicated sport, with all the gear and the requisite number of training hours you should post before competing, but at their core, the sports that comprise triathlon are…

  • GOAL SETTING | HOW TO ACHIEVE YOURS

    GOAL SETTING | HOW TO ACHIEVE YOURS

    4th August 2016

    Written by Performance Nutritionist Danny Webber; one of the expert team at Informed-Sport approved sports nutrition brand Nutrition X.   Goal setting is a vital part of every athlete’s training plan and overall performance outcome. Goal setting varies from athlete to…

  • Learning To Swim: A Creative Endeavour

    Learning To Swim: A Creative Endeavour

    24th July 2016

    Written by Sam Mould   It was a fleeting thought, a moment that has become an action and is articulated into a daily open water swim. To try, every day for a year, without fail and swim in the elements:…

  • Triathlon Plus Winner Takes On Ironman Staffordshire 70.3

    Triathlon Plus Winner Takes On Ironman Staffordshire 70.3

    5th July 2016

    Written by Allyson Anstee   I arrived at the Shugborough race village on Friday; excited and slightly overwhelmed. I registered, packed my red bag ready for the run transition, dropped it off and went back to the village to explore.…

  • Escape From Alcatraz

    Escape From Alcatraz

    24th June 2016

    For the past 5 years I have been ticking off my triathlon “bucket list” and last week I was able to cross off The Escape from Alcatraz from that list. It will be etched in my memory forever as one…

  • Monster Mojo Shifts Perspective

    Monster Mojo Shifts Perspective

    17th June 2016

    Written by Jon Dundee, Tri Plus Competition Winner   I recently listened to Chris Macormac’s podcast MaccaX. One of the topics of discussion was that since leaving his life as a professional athlete and getting a full time job he…

  • Staffordshire Ironman 70.3: A Win is a Win

    Staffordshire Ironman 70.3: A Win is a Win

    17th June 2016

      Written by Ian Dempsey   Staffordshire Ironman 70.3 was definitely not on the agenda this year. Well, not until I heard about #TeamLucy. After last year’s age-group win at the same race, being the first amateur across the line…

  • My journey to winning my first Enduroman race

    My journey to winning my first Enduroman race

    14th June 2016

    Written by Graham Smedley After 60 hours 3 minutes and 4 seconds of the 2014 Enduroman Triple I fell asleep, having just crossed the finish line.  I was 3 minutes and 4 seconds over the official IUTA cut off and…

  • SunTri Triathlon Training Camp Review

    SunTri Triathlon Training Camp Review

    9th June 2016

    Written by Katia; Triathlon Plus’ Competition Winner   I entered the competition and could not believe my luck when I found out I had won a week long training camp for two. I had regularly looked at the SunTri website…