Blogs

  • 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…

  • Trew Stories: The Tipping Point

    16th March 2011

    In his latest column for Triathlon Plus magazine, Steve Trew says it’s time to make a change and tip from mediocre to mind-blowing What’s the trigger that says: “That’s it, I can’t go on like this any more!”? That tipping…

  • Ironman Training: No Pain, No Gain

    16th March 2011

    Triathlete James Dando’s Ironman Lanzarote training has hit a stumbling block: his own feet. Sixty-five days out and there are a few issues, but no one said this was going to be easy. My fitness is at a level that…

  • The Gallery: Abu Dhabi, Cake, and the Clink

    15th March 2011

    Think it’s all glamour for the Triathon Plus/triradar.com team? Well it’s not (apart from for coaching ed Phil Mosley, who made it to Abu Dhabi). From hot bikes to freezing photoshoots, here’s what we’ve been up to recently – and…

  • Ironman Training: A Game of Logistics

    25th February 2011

    James Dando hopes that proper planning will prevent poor performance as he gears up for his first Ironman in Lanzarote… I’m now 85 days out and the past two weeks have taught me that Ironman preparation is far more than…