Features

  • ITU Long Distance World Championships Report

    8th November 2011

    An unconventional race proved high in excitement as Jordan Rapp and Rachel Joyce took gold in Las Vegas. A spectacular achievement in Jordan Rapp's comeback year (Photo: Triathlon.org | Rich Cruse / ITU) The surprisingly chilly race morning in Henderson,…

  • Issue 34 Out Now

    20th October 2011

    The latest issue of the world’s best triathlon magazine is now in the shops and here’s a little taster of what’s inside this month. Triathlon Plus Issue 34 Out Now in all good magazine retailers In issue 34 – available…

  • We’re Inspired By – Jimmy Goddard

    14th October 2011

    A life-changing accident ended Jimmy Goddard’s age-group tri career – but now, he’s one of the elite. Jimmy never lost his determination to do sport When I first started triathlon 13 years ago it wasn’t quite as popular. A triathlon…

  • Ironman Legends: Chrissie Wellington Exclusive Interview

    4th October 2011

    Chrissie Wellington, three-time Ironman world champion, was an age-grouper who went pro and turned tri on its head. Now she races for more than fast times. Interview by Fiona Duffy Chrissie's first Ironman World Championship win in 2007 (Photo: Bakke-Svensson/Ironman)…

  • Best UK Iron-distance Triathlons

    4th October 2011

    Some of the best iron-distance races in the UK aren’t Ironman events. Whether you want to race the distance before a foreign M-dot event or don’t fancy the Ironman price tag, here are five of the UK’s best long-course triathlons.…

  • Ironman Qualifiers Selling Out Fast

    3rd October 2011

    With long-distance triathlon popularity soaring, Ironman qualifying races now sell out with such astonishing speed that you’ll need to think in the long-term to plan your Ironman ambitions. It's ok for Macca, but for the rest of us even entering…

  • Treating Road Rash

    27th September 2011

    With Chrissie Wellington suffering from it, road rash must be in vogue at the moment, so here are our top tips for treating this abrasive condition. Ouch! Road rash can put a serious dampner on training Every triathlete has fallen…

  • Issue 33 Out Now

    21st September 2011

    The latest issue of the world’s best triathlon magazine is now in the shops and here’s a little taster of what’s inside this month. Triathlon Plus Issue 33 Out Now In issue 33, which is available now to buy in…

  • Win Ironman Hawaii With Dave Scott

    21st September 2011

    In issue 33 of Triathlon Plus, a plethora of the world’s best athletes tell you what it takes to win at Ironman Hawaii. Here’s an excerpt from six-time Ironman world champion Dave Scott on the subject. Winning Ironman Hawaii is…

  • We’re Inspired By – Andrew Howden

    16th September 2011

    It’s mile 98 of the Wales Sportive. My chest is burning, my breath panting, my thighs trembling as they struggle to push the pedals on my bike. Another steep hill looms ahead and fitter people are flying past me, their…