Blogs

  • 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…

  • Mountain Training for Lowland Dwellers

    Mountain Training for Lowland Dwellers

    29th August 2019

    In 15 day’s time, I will be entering a sea loch at the start of the epic Braveheart Triathlon, writes Malcolm Bradbrook. All being well, sometime later that day I will cross the finish line having swum 1.9km, biked a…

  • ‘Braveheart triathlon takes on the coward in me’

    ‘Braveheart triathlon takes on the coward in me’

    25th August 2019

    Malcolm Bradbrook outlines what has finally inspired him to take the mountain tops and challenge his limits in triathlon. Ever since I completed my first triathlon I promised myself that one day soon I would push the boundaries and go…

  • Anyone can run

    Anyone can run

    5th June 2019

    Don’t let your size or age put you off taking up running. Age is just a number and body shape doesn’t need to be a barrier, says Christina Neal, Editor of Outdoor Fitness magazine and author of the book, Run…

  • Elite European Duathlon Champs Race Report

    Elite European Duathlon Champs Race Report

    5th June 2019

    Race date: 11.5.19 Ben Price, who came fourth in the event, reveals the highs and lows of taking part. The Powerman organisers like to hype it up, create an atmosphere, build-up the anticipation and swell the tension on the start…

  • Incorporating Trail Running Into Your Tri Training Regime

    Incorporating Trail Running Into Your Tri Training Regime

    29th March 2019

    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…

  • Ben Price: Powerman Spain, The Race Review

    Ben Price: Powerman Spain, The Race Review

    2nd March 2019

    No matter how well you have prepared, there are always nerves on the start line. Especially when you’re lined up beneath the starting banner of Powerman Spain, recognised as one of the most demanding duathlon events in the world. Standing…

  • Ben Price – I Was Fourth Again!

    Ben Price – I Was Fourth Again!

    1st March 2019

    ‘It’s not all about the result’. That was the title of my last article on here. And it’s definitely true! I’m writing this on the flight back from Mallorca where I’ve just taken part in Powerman Spain. The aim was…

  • Ben Price: It’s Not All About The Result

    Ben Price: It’s Not All About The Result

    19th February 2019

    As athletes, we often become focused on the potential result in our upcoming races. It’s totally natural to dream of that great position, train our backsides off, then frantically scan the start-list for potential rivals! But it isn’t all about…