Features

  • Issue 35 Out Now

    16th November 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. Get faster over winter with issue 35 of Triathlon Plus In issue 35 – available now…

  • We’re Inspired By: Jo Padley

    11th November 2011

    When mother-of-two Jo Padley, 23, hit rock bottom, triathlon offered her a way out. Read on for her inspiring story. Jo with daughters Amelia and Eleanor As I crossed the finish line my husband and daughters ran up to me…

  • Winter Ballbuster Preview

    11th November 2011

    The RG Winter Ballbuster Duathlon will kick off the winter race season in style this Saturday November 12 and will see the 500 duathletes signed up for the sold-out event take on a tough course that includes the strenuous climb…

  • 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…