Professional Triathletes Organisation announces new financial partner and launches $2 million Collins Cup

January 21st, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, News, Races & Travel, Racing | No Comments »

The long-awaited Collins Cup, a team event that pits the United States, Europe and an International squad against each other, will take place in Samorin, Slovakia on May 29-30.


Could Nike’s Vaporfly shoes be banned from triathlon racing?

January 20th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Gear, Run Gear, Run Shoes | No Comments »

According to the ITU, they will follow the IAAF’s lead if they choose to ban Nike’s high-end shoes that appear to have helped spur on a dramatic drop in marathon times over the last 18 months.


7 Keys to Effective Run Training for Masters Triathletes

January 20th, 2020 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Feature, Run, Training | No Comments »

Tips from an elite racer and coach that will help masters triathletes improve their run splits.


7 Emotional Stages of January Triathlon Training

January 17th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Training | No Comments »

Staying motivated through the winter can be challenging for Canadian triathletes. A look at the emotional treadmill multisport training can bring during the winter months.


How fast do the pros need to go to make it to Kona?

January 17th, 2020 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Feature, Racing | No Comments »

A look at the stats behind the professional qualifiers for the Ironman World Championship.


What equipment should be in a triathlete’s swim bag?

January 16th, 2020 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Feature, Gear, Swim Gear | No Comments »

Beginner triathletes are often overwhelmed by the equipment they need for swimming. We look at the basics of what should be in your swim bag, and look at some other pieces of equipment that might be worth adding to your swim-training arsenal.


The day you’re most likely to quit your New Years Resolutions

January 16th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Training | No Comments »

Based on analysis of over 822 million activities in 2019, January 19 is the day most people give up on their fitness resolutions.


2018 Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas says an Ironman is in his future

January 15th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Personalities | No Comments »

In an interview with Bob Babbitt last week, Geraint Thomas expressed his desire to race an Ironman once he retires from professional cycling. A look at other pro cyclists who have made their mark in multi-sport racing.


Ironman Foundation launches campaign to support Australian bushfire victims

January 15th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, News | No Comments »

The Ironman Foundation has created a global humanitarian relief campaign to assist those affected by Australia’s devastating wildfires.


Time Trial Tuesday: Israman fliers

January 14th, 2020 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in Feature, Races & Travel, Racing | No Comments »

It’s one of the most challenging triathlon events in the world. Set in Eilat, Israel, the Israman Triathlon offers both full- and half-distance races. After swimming in the Red Sea, both races offer a […]