Triathlon News

  • 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…

  • Swallow And Raelert Win 70.3 World Championships

    14th November 2010

    Britain’s Jodie Swallow and Germany’s Michael Raelert have been crowned Ironman 70.3 world champions after racing to victory in Florida this weekend. Great Britain’s Jodie Swallow scooped the biggest prize of her career to date yesterday by dominating the Foster Grant…

  • Julie Dibens: Testing her metal

    12th November 2010

    Julie Dibens has had a busy month or two, with third place at her first Ironman (Hawaii, of course!) and second at the XTERRA World Champs. Mat Brett caught up with the defending 70.3 World Champion earlier this year Crossing…

  • TriStar launch US races for 2011

    12th November 2010

    Star Production, the company behind the new TriStar 111 race series, has joined forces with Pacific Sports LLC to take their hugely successful European race formula to the US next season. Star Production have brought forward their plans to bring…