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Hack an Ironman

: Inspired by Finnish entrepreneur Sami Inkinen, a Slowtwitch staffer attempts to hack-an-Ironman.

LEOMO real world motion analysis unveiled

: The new LEOMO (Laws and Equations Of Motion) Type-R electronic device allows coaches and athletes to collect and show motion analysis data during training sessions and races.

Orange is the new Black

: The 2017 Specialized Shiv of Tim Don may not be completely orange, but it is a bright beacon in a sea of black carbon race bikes. But it is not just about looks here.

Zwift and Women's Week

: Zwift is celebrating with a week's worth of events celebrating women and cycling.

Don’t Give Up on Your Computrainer!

: There may be life in the old girl yet. Computrainer is set to announce a very compelling variation on the extended warranty.

Your Seat's Too Low? Good For You

: Without question, the unofficial motto of the Slowtwitch forums is, "Your seat's too high." While this has become a bit of an inside joke, there's a fundamental truth in this quip that's worth ...

The multi-talented Jordan Bryden

: Jordan Bryden is a professional triathlete from Canada who finished 3rd at Challenge Penticton in 2016 behind Jeff Symonds and Drew Scott. He is also a gifted graphic designer and passionate ...

Does Conti Deserve the Love? No. Yes.

: There is market share. And then there is an abject stranglehold on a market segment. Does Continential deserve a 71 percent brand preference?

F.I.S.T. Workshops (What really happens here?)

: Here are images from a F.I.S.T. Bike Fit Workshop just concluded, along with a description of just what goes on here.

Make Triathlon Awesome

: In his first Viking Life video episode of the year, Eric Lagerstrom asks himself what he can do to "Make Triathlon Awesome!"

1x Best Practices

: SRAM repurposed a pair of shelved technologies, brilliantly displayed their relevancy, and transformed the landscape of cycling. Here's how best to use this tech.

Scott Cadence Plus: Aero Road Done Right

: Scott's new Cadence Plus helmet proves that an aero road helmet doesn't have to be a compromise. It can be lighter, more comfortable, and just as aero as a dedicated TT helmet. This is easily the ...

1x Set-Ups: Volume 2

: More single-ringers! Look inside for some real muscle bikes. Some of the owners of the bikes herein don’t ascribe to the use of the X-SYNC rings.

1x Set-Ups: Volume 1

: Here is the first of several photo galleries of Slowtwitchers who’ve eschewed polyringamy for the monoring.

Slowtwitch Nordic Training Plan - January 2017

: If you followed along on our series of Nordic Skiing articles last winter and want to take the next step, we present the first in a series of monthly training plans incorporating Nordic into your S-B- ...

Yaw Angles in Cycling: Part 2

: Gusts increase the yaw seen by a rider, making it important to understand the transient effect of winds.

Shimano Di2 versus SRAM eTap

: The best shifting? That's easy. Shimano wins. But SRAM does so much well it's a tough call. Slowtwitchers polled are 50/50 on SRAM v Shimano.

Tacx NEO v Wahoo Kickr

: The NEO is a third more money, bulkier, hard to move. It is also more stable, more roadlike, more sensitive to virtual road surfaces.

The New Slowtwitch Training Log

: We've got a new training log. After a couple years of treading water, we've got an entirely new log for you all to track your data in. It does support challenges. And all your old data will be ported ...

The Ridley Dean FAST of Igor Amorelli

: Brazilian Igor Amorelli did not have the Kona day he desired, but here is a look at the Shimano equipped Ridley Dean FAST of this Red Bull athlete.

Friction Wars on the Horizon?

: Two years ago drivetrain friction was on low burn. All of a sudden it’s a hot topic.

ITU Allows Disc Brakes in No-draft

: Because many national federations use ITU's rules, specific allowance of disc brake tri bikes is significant.

Premier Tactical: A Bike for the Proletariat

: Here’s a bike that tells you much about its maker

Viking Life - That's a Wrap

: What better way for Eric Lagerstrom to showcase a season that brought ups and downs than to release his final Viking Life for 2017.

A chat with Samantha Mazer

: Team Timex athlete Samantha Mazer was the top female at IRONMAN Los Cabos in late October, but there is much more to this fast and smart athlete.
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