Triathlete Blogs

  • Endurance Adventurer, Luke Tyburski Inspires Others To Dream Big

    Endurance Adventurer, Luke Tyburski Inspires Others To Dream Big

    19th September 2016

    These days, I follow the mantra live life everyday.   Five years ago I was a broken down injured footballer suffering from clinical depression, feeling lost, hopeless, and without a purpose in life after retiring from my childhood passion. Without…

  • 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…

  • Blenheim’s Weekend Warrior

    Blenheim’s Weekend Warrior

    7th June 2016

    Written by Ade Fowler Back in 2012 I had this idea that I wanted to do a Triathlon and I won’t forget how tough it is to do your first. I decided to enter Blenheim and give it a try…

  • 70.3 First Timer

    70.3 First Timer

    9th March 2016

    Laying the foundations Our 70.3 first timer, Matt Beale, has been burning calories and putting in the miles before he starts the serious hard work It’s been a long two months since the New Year weigh in. My festive over…

  • Surgery didn’t stop me getting to the start line

    Surgery didn’t stop me getting to the start line

    3rd March 2016

    Four open heart surgeries nearly killed Nick Green but his dedication to triathlon helped save his life and boost his recovery. Words: Fiona Duffy Photos: London Triathlon/Marathon photos