Coach Gerry Rodrigues: The four essential ingredients to become a better triathlon swimmer

January 12th, 2017 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Blogs, Feature, News, Swim, Training | No Comments »

Are there specific ingredients for becoming a better triathlon swimmer? Renowned swim coach Gerry Rodrigues, who has coached professional and age-group triathletes to swim PBs for over 30 years, says there are four ingredients […]


Should triathletes train different swim strokes?

January 10th, 2017 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, News, Swim, Training | No Comments »

The case for learning other swim strokes.


VIDEO: Brownlee brothers face off for Huub waterslide challenge

December 21st, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Gear, News, Personalities, Pro, Swim, Swim Gear | No Comments »

Wetsuit brand Huub put the Brownlee Brothers through an unusual test of endurance this week — to find out who was the fastest down a water slide. Joined by professional triathlete and rising star Lucy […]


The best of 2016: Swim performances of the year

December 12th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, News, Personalities, Racing, Swim | No Comments »

Until the end of December, TMC is rounding up best performances of the year in pro triathlon. For swim, bike and run we’ve picked one international and one Canadian athlete who stood out all […]


5 Tips to improve your swim this winter

December 12th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, Gear, News, Swim, Training | No Comments »

If you’ve made it your winter goal to improve the swim leg of the triathlon for next year’s race season, you don’t need to spend hours and hours in the pool each week to […]


Stay healthy during a swim-intensive training block

December 8th, 2016 by Melanie McQuaid | Posted in Feature, News, Swim, Training | No Comments »

  Thinking of swimming more this winter? While it’s a low-impact sport that can increase your general fitness for triathlon, be careful when approaching a swim-intensive training block. Chlorinated pools can cause respiratory issues, […]


How racing draft-legal races can make you a better long distance triathlete

December 7th, 2016 by Antoine Jolicoeur Desroches | Posted in Bike, Blogs, Feature, News, Racing, Run, Swim, Training | No Comments »

Many successful long distance triathletes, such as Jan Frodeno and Daniela Ryf, have an ITU background. The skills they learned during their ITU careers helped them become better long distance triathletes. Whether you are currently […]