Blogs

  • My Sporting Life

    16th May 2011

    As he prepares to start training for his first ever duathlon, our own Mark Robinson takes a look back on his sporting career – which promised so much but ultimately delivered very little. Near the top of my ‘to-do’ list…

  • Triathlon, Booze And Chocolate

    12th May 2011

    Our coaching editor has been suffering stronger cravings than a pregnant woman in recent weeks. Has Phil managed to conquer them? Or is he taking his own threats to quit triathlon seriously? Up until yesterday I thought I had the…

  • Ironman Training – A Helping Hand

    4th May 2011

    With his Ironman debut only 16 days away, our advertising kingpin James Dando has learned three valuable lessons. I’m now only 16 days away from Ironman Lanzarote and if you’ve been following this from the start, you may well be…

  • The Gallery: Marathon Running, Swimming and Eating

    29th April 2011

    Will Clarke pops round for a run while the team literally put their feet up and our rubber fetish rears its ugly head again. Plus, your chance to win random ex-test kit with your own tri snapshots… It’s that time…

  • The Falling Guy

    28th April 2011

    Triathlon Plus/TriRadar columnist Phil Graves proves a tumble on the Tarmac happens to the best of us. People say it’s just a case of when, not if, when it comes to bike crashes, and I’ve had my fair share of…

  • A Lifetime Obsession

    17th April 2011

    Time for the quiet life? Is it heck – Steve Trew looks at the crazy compulsion of triathlon’s world of pain. Back in the days when I was a runner, it was 11:30pm on a Sunday and I’d just got…

  • Ironman Training – Highs And Lows

    11th April 2011

    With just over a month to go until he reaches the start line at Ironman Lanzarote, our advertising guru James Dando has found a new form of inspiration. 39 days to go. Oh my, this is now becoming very very…

  • Graves’ Expectations: Grin And Bear It

    30th March 2011

    Triathlon Plus and triradar.com pro columnist Phil Graves on how he gets through high-mileage training for triathlon So, it’s spring and it’s the time of year when we’re all doing big distances to make up for everything we missed during…

  • The Gallery: More Abu Dhabi, Flowers and Fancy Footwear

    23rd March 2011

    Reader Stuart Gray and his tri-WAG Jo Belton (sorry Jo) win big in biscuits with their contribution to this week’s gallery. Meanwhile at Triathlon Plus/triradar.com Towers, a slinky new gilet takes Mark’s fancy… We’ve been pretty impressed by the standard…

  • Triathlon Blogs: Fake Feet and Beef Vindaloo

    21st March 2011

    Triathlon Plus/triradar.com coaching editor Phil Mosley has been learning some hard lessons at the start of his triathlon season – but it’s given him an idea… I like to think of myself as being fairly motivated, but sometimes I need…