Gear

  • Best Triathlon Aerobars Review 2011

    24th March 2011

    We’ve reviewed the best triathlon clip-on aero bars on the market, so which are deserving of your money? RSP Clip-on Aero bar £49.99 Weight 568g www.raleigh.co.uk Raleigh have revived their once-revered Raleigh Special Products name to replace their Outland brand,…

  • Isopure Protein Drink Review

    23rd March 2011

    Nutrition expert Dr Kevin Currell looks at this unusual new protein drink for Triathlon Plus magazine This is a different type of drink than that which endurance athletes are used to, with 32g of protein and zero carbohydrates in 500ml…

  • Boardman Road Pro Carbon 2011 Bike Review

    22nd March 2011

    Our gear test guru Guy Kesteven had a go on the Boardman Road Pro Carbon 2011 (£1,799) for issue 26 of Triathlon Plus magazine and enjoyed its top-value aero ride. Boardman’s high-performance, high-value bikes have made a massive impact on…

  • Shimano RS80 C50 Wheels Review

    21st March 2011

    New Shimano C50 wheels are a versatile semi-aero option – if you don’t mind a bit of extra weight.These wheels are best suited to flat or undulating courses where extra mass is outweighed by the aero benefit. Using the rim…

  • Best Triathlon Books Review

    17th March 2011

    We’ve reviewed six of the best triathlon books on the market to see which will bring you a personal best. Triathloning for Ordinary Mortals: And doing the duathlon too By Steve Johas, Md foreword by Donald B.Ardell PhD (Norton) £12.99…

  • Specialized McLaren Venge Aero Road Bike Launched

    17th March 2011

    Specialized today unveiled the jewel in their road bike crown – the McLaren Venge – and John Whitney from our sister site bikeradar.com had a first look at it.The bike is the result of a nine month collaboration with the…

  • Racing Weight Book Review

    15th March 2011

    Looking to shed a few pounds for the start of the season? Matt Fitzgerald’s new weight-loss book for triathletes could help. It’s no secret that body weight has a big effect on your triathlon performance, and so this book is…

  • Zoggs Predator Flex Polarised Goggles Review

    14th March 2011

    We review the polarised version of Zogg’s brilliant Predator Flex triathlon goggles Zoggs Predator Flex Polarised Goggles £24.99 www.zoggs.com Zoggs have added polarized lenses to their popular Predator Flex goggles, making them ideal eyewear for both in and outdoor swimming.…

  • Felt AR3 Bike Review

    10th March 2011

    Guy Kesteven tested the Felt AR3 aero road bike (£3,700) for Issue 26 of Triathlon Plus magazine and found an outstandingly charismatic ride. Felt’s roots are set into the tri scene so it’s no surprise that it was an early…

  • Jacobs Signs Deal With Boardman Bikes

    9th March 2011

    Australia’s Pete Jacobs, one of the world’s premier Ironman triathletes, has signed a two-year contract with British manufacturer Boardman Bikes – a sponsorship deal which he believes can lead to glory at Kona. 29 year-old Jacobs has been a top…