Triathlon Magazine Canada welcomes story submissions from writers, photographers, athletes, coaches and enthusiasts. If you have a story idea you’d like to submit, please send a brief submission to our editor, Kevin Mackinnon, at email@example.com.
Here are a few guidelines for stories printed in the magazine:
General writing style:
Triathlon is a positive, upbeat and active sport. Submission proposals should reflect that aspect of the sport. Whenever possible, active tense should be used.
Sections of the magazine:
Warm Up: Opening section of the magazine. Stories are short, upbeat and to the point. Submissions should be 400-750 words, with accompanying pictures. Payment schedule: $50-$100
- Profiles: club/age group athlete/pro
- What’s New/What’s Hot
- Tech and/or Training Tip
- Industry/Pro News
Gear Reviews: Specific product reviews. 250-1,000 words. Payment schedule: $50-$200
Features: Extensive stories and coverage. 2,000-2,500 words. Please submit a detailed 200-word proposal and a writing sample. Payment schedules: $200
Training: Swim/Bike/Run/Nutrition stories. 1,000 words. Payment schedule: $100
Back Page Podium: Elite athlete viewpoint. 750-1,000 words. Payment schedule: $150
Photos: Triathlon Magazine Canada is illustrated with superb photography. Our cover, table of contents, news, features, and many other columns all require photos. If you want to find out our present needs, query senior photo editor Chris Lepik at: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you simply want your photos considered, send three of your best images in low-res to photo editor email@example.com. Our photo rates throughout the book are as follows: Cover: $200, double-page spread: $150, Full Page: $100, Half Page: $75, Less than Half Page: $25.