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  • Top Cycling Training Platforms/apps for Smart Turbos

    Top Cycling Training Platforms/apps for Smart Turbos

    23rd February 2022

    Cycling training Apps, which one suits your personality? I first wrote this article in January 2019 for TriRadar magazine and indoor training has boomed since then mainly due to the pandemic and global lockdowns. Now it seems like a good…

  • FORM Goggles Review

    FORM Goggles Review

    23rd February 2022

    Today I am looking at the form goggles. We got a set of these in a few weeks ago and since I told people on Instagram @trimadness that we had a pair for review, I’ve had so many comments from messages…

  • Huub Altair Goggles – Triathlon Kit Review

    Huub Altair Goggles – Triathlon Kit Review

    2nd February 2022

    Review: Huub Altair goggles This week we test the Huub Altair goggles and I put them through their paces in the pool.  For the test, I incorporate all the kit into my daily training routine, for the goggles this week…

  • Triathlon Training – Should You Train with a Cold?

    Triathlon Training – Should You Train with a Cold?

    24th January 2022

    Triathlon Training – Should You Train with a Cold?   Triathlon Training – Should You Train with a Cold? The average adult will catch a cold between 2 and 3 times per year. Colds are annoying at the best of…

  • How do I qualify for the Triathlon Age Group Team?

    How do I qualify for the Triathlon Age Group Team?

    17th January 2022

    How do I qualify for the Triathlon Age Group Team? (Part 1) Focusing on Sprint & Standard Distance Teams.  One of the most amazing things about triathlon apart from being a great sport is the ability for all home nation…

  • Triathletes Guide to Heart Rate Variability Training (HRV)

    Triathletes Guide to Heart Rate Variability Training (HRV)

    12th January 2022

    The Triathletes Guide to Heart Rate Variability Training (HRV) What is Heart Rate Variability? Heart Rate Variability, or HRV for short, is the varying difference of time between heartbeats. You may commonly hear when a heart rate is measured that…

  • The Ben Nevis Braveheart Triathlon and a frenzied forecast focus

    The Ben Nevis Braveheart Triathlon and a frenzied forecast focus

    9th September 2019

    I have a new obsession. It’s not running, swimming or cycling – it’s not even strength and conditioning. It is frequently and feverishly checking the weather forecast. The Ben Nevis Braveheart Triathlon is just five days away and, as autumnal…