Triathlon News

  • First Tri Show of 2011: Sigma Sport

    7th January 2011

    Sigma Sport will be throwing open the doors of their new store in Kingston, Surrey, for the first triathlon show of the year on 5-6 February. The open weekend will give triathletes their first chance to drool over this year’s…

  • SwimFest Expands for 2011

    5th January 2011

    SwimforTri, the coaching and swim technique specialist, has announced an expansion of their SwimFest programme in 2011. Following the success of the open-water races held last year at Alexandra Lake, in the grounds of the Lakeside shopping centre in Essex,…

  • 2011 Liverpool Triathlon

    16th December 2010

    Details of the 2011 Liverpool Triathlon have been announced, including dates, entry information and charity partners. The 2011 Liverpool Triathlon has been confirmed for 26 June, and will be staged in partnership with the charities Scope, the locally-based Clatterbridge Your…

  • Job Opportunity At Human Race

    8th December 2010

    Human Race, one of the biggest organisers of multisport events in the UK, are looking for a talented individual to join their team of staff. Job title: Operational Support Assistant Business Function: Operation Support Reports To: Operation Manager and Operations…

  • ITU London Places Selling Fast

    3rd December 2010

    The new route for the ITU World Championship Series London next summer has sold out just days after going on sale – but it’s not too late to race there. The Dextro Energy ITU WCS London, presented by Tata Steel,…

  • On A Roll – Rachel Bown

    2nd December 2010

    Ditching her football boots led to qualification for the 2010 World Age Group Championships in Budapest – so what’s her story? Name: Rachel Bown Age: 40 Day job: PE teacher Career highlights: 1st overall age grouper 2010 London Triathlon; 2nd…

  • Challenge Henley Competition Finalists

    2nd December 2010

    The organisers of next year’s Challenge Henley race have announced the finalists of their Facebook competition, where five free entries to the event on 18 September 2011 are up for grabs. Alan Rose, Managing Director of race administrators Just Racing…

  • Wellington Smashes Ironman World Record

    22nd November 2010

    British phenomenon Chrissie Wellington might have missed the 2010 Ironman World Championships in Kona due to illness, but she finished the year in stunning fashion by smashing the official Ironman world record by over ten minutes in the USA at…

  • First Look: Garmin Edge 800

    18th November 2010

    Lucky old Phil Mosley has been for a ride with the latest in a long line of brilliant bike GPS systems, the Garmin Edge 800. The Edge 800 is Garmin’s latest GPS-enabled bike computer, and we couldn’t wait to get…

  • Training: Race like Javier Gomez

    17th November 2010

    Learn to think like a winner and you can race like one, too. In this extract from the December issue of Triathlon Plus, double ITU world champion Javier Gomez tells you how to edge out the competition. “In close races…