Blogs

  • Interview: Lucy Charles-Barclay – 70.3 World Champion

    Interview: Lucy Charles-Barclay – 70.3 World Champion

    12th January 2022

    Jo Knight of sister title Women’s Fitness magazine sat down (Virtually) last year with the amazing Lucy Charles-Barclay to discuss how life has been during the last 12 months as an athlete, handling the restrictions, disruption to travel. We also…

  • PTO clarifies “Blummenfelts Record” misunderstanding

    PTO clarifies “Blummenfelts Record” misunderstanding

    14th December 2021

    Last week Kevin Mackinnon in Triathlon Magazine Canada wrote an article looking at why the PTO removed Kristian Blummenfelts 7h21 minute record from the Professional Triathlon organisation “record list” on the website. This was a shock to many as the…

  • 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…