Articles

  • Tri Suit Reviews: £100 Plus

    1st September 2010

    We review 4 high-end tri suits. 2XU Endurance Tri Suit £100 www.2xushop.co.uk Overall feel of this suit was really good. It’s made using 2XU’s SBR Cool fabric, which noticeably does as it promises: compresses muscles to reduce fatigue, and keeps…

  • Running Technique: Look Good, Go Faster

    1st September 2010

    Sharpen your technique in five minutes by working on your running efficiency… What? Watch a triathlon or 10k road race and you’ll notice how smoothly the lead runners glide over the Tarmac, compared to the rest of the field. As…

  • Boardman Road Team Carbon FI Bike Review

    1st September 2010

    This Boardman Road Team Carbon FI is just for the ladies. We put it through the Four Ride review. First Ride Back in autumn, Chris Boardman assured us their ‘female informed’ (Fi) bikes will feel just as racy as their male…

  • Tumble Turns: The Basics

    1st September 2010

    Make sure you’re first out of the water with our easy-to-follow guide to faster turns… Fast turns are important for all triathletes. Most of you will train in a pool, executing turns sometimes more than 100 times in each session.…

  • How To Avoid Dizziness After Your Swim

    1st September 2010

    Commonly known as post-swim dizziness, postural hypotension can strike unexpectedly once on dry land – here’s how to stay safe Have you ever felt disorientated when you exit open water after the swim? Well it happens to us all from…

  • Moda Interval Bike Review

    1st September 2010

    The Moda Interval tri bike takes on our Four Ride review. First Ride The Interval is the first venture into tri for Moda. It’s a keenly priced speed machine, retailing at £999 for frame, fork and seatpost or £2,399 for…

  • Autumn Bike Training: Try Something Different

    1st September 2010

    Autumn is the perfect time for triathletes to try something new, so get on your bike… Planning your autumn bike training isn’t always easy. With so many months to go before you race again it can be tricky to achieve…

  • Muscle Strains – What They Are And How To Prevent Them

    1st September 2010

    Avoid muscle strains with our guide to one of sport’s most common injuries Muscle strains happen when muscle tissue is overstretched as a result of becoming overloaded, at which stage a breaking point is reached and it tears (or partially…

  • H2O Audio Waterproof MP3 Case And Headphones Review

    1st September 2010

    Use your MP3 player in the water with these hugely practical add-ons. Waterproof Case £69.95 Sportwrap Headphones £49.95 www.h2oaudio.com There are plenty of underwater MP3 players on the market, but it can still be a hassle to upload your music…

  • Keeping Fitness While Pregnant

    1st September 2010

    Having a baby doesn’t mean you need to give up on your favourite sport… Staying active during pregnancy is just as important for your health as when you’re not pregnant, although you’ll have to change the way you approach training.…