Triathlon News

  • New: Look Polar Power Meter

    3rd September 2010

    There were plenty of new reasons to remortgage your house at Eurobike 2010, and this new pedal-based power-meter from Look and Polar was top of our list. The two companies have been working together since the start of last year…

  • The Five Best Seaside Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Sandy toes and splashing through waves – we whet your appetite with the best seaside triathlons. Ice creams at the ready! Perranporth Surf Challenge Tri Where Cornwall, UK When 12 September, 2010 Not for the faint-hearted, this 23-year-old Cornish tri…

  • Quelle Challenge Roth

    2nd September 2010

    Phil Mosley watched in awe as Britain’s Chrissie Wellington smashed her own world record by a country mile… Winners Men: R Henning (DEN) 7:52:26 Women: C Wellington (GBR) 8:19:13 Chrissie Wellington further enhanced her reputation as one of the greatest-ever…

  • The Six Best River Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    From iconic cityscapes to tropical islands, we’ve hunted down the best river triathlons… Windsor Triathlon Where Windsor, UK When June 2011 (date TBC) Winner of the British Triathlon Association’s (BTA) Event of the Year seven times, the 2010 race a…

  • ITU World Championships: London

    2nd September 2010

    On a sun-baked weekend in Hyde Park, Mark Robinson wasn’t the only person on the edge of his seat… RESULTS Elite Women 1 P Findlay (CAN) 1:51:48 2 N Spirig (SUI) 1:51:51 3 H Jenkins (GBR) 1:51:53 Elite Men 1…

  • The Six Best Mountain Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Scale the dizzy heights of triathlon with our guide to the world’s most stunning mountain races Embrunman Triathlon Where Embrun, Haute-Alpes, France When August 2011 If you suffer from a weak heart, then look away now, as the mere mention…

  • The Six Most Glamorous Triathlons

    2nd September 2010

    Whether it’s the setting, celebrity or prize purse making these races über-aspirational, this bunch are the most glamorous of the lot… Abu Dhabi International Triathlon Where United Arab Emirates When 12 March, 2011 Abu Dhabi has diversified beyond its oil…

  • Triathlon Hall Of Fame: Tim Don Interview

    2nd September 2010

    Former World Champion Tim Don opens his heart to Matt Anniss about his infamous doping ban, his greatest successes and his Olympic hopes for the future… For years, if you said ‘triathlon’ to anyone in the UK, they’d think of…

  • Preview: 2010 HSBC Triathlon

    2nd September 2010

    This is an early autumn charity triathlon with a difference and entries are still available… Where Dorney Lake, Buckinghamshire When Sunday 12 September The 2010 HSBC Triathlon is taking place on Sunday 12 September at Dorney Lake in Buckinghamshire, and…

  • Triathlon Hall Of Fame: Simon Lessing Interview

    2nd September 2010

    After dominating the sport for nearly two decades and setting a world record for Olympic-distance triathlon, Simon Lessing has earned his place among the best of the best, writes Matt Anniss… For professional triathletes, retirement can be a curse. Stripped…