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2015 Oceanside pre-race
Ironman 70.3 California always draws an elite field to this Southern California classic, home of many major triathlon sponsors. Pre race photo gallery by Timothy Carlson 3.27.15
Focus on Ironman South Africa
Another big long distance event this weekend is the Standard Bank Ironman South Africa and Frederik Van Lierde and Jodie Swallow are favorites. 3.27.15
A look at Ironman 70.3 Oceanside
This weekend marks the official start of the North American triathlon season with the popular Ironman 70.3 Oceanside and the field is very stacked. 3.27.15
Specialized recalls Shiv aerobars
Today Specialized in cooperation with the CSPC announced a recall of the 2012–2015 Carbon Aerobar With Aero Stem and Hydroformed Alloy Aerobar. 3.26.15
Melissa masters Melbourne
Melissa Hauschildt overcame blisters and a world class field to win IM Melbourne and qualify for her Kona debut - postponed after last September’s massage gone wrong. 3.26.15
We Noticed: Rapp camp, naked ....
We noticed a Rappstar camp eBay auction benefiting Amy Marsh, a new Bonk Breaker flavor, an ENVE computer mount, a smart helmet, a naked army of athletes ... 3.25.15
Getting ugly with Jeff Symonds
Canadian Jeff Symonds won the Ironman Asia Pacific Championships in Melbourne with a very tough and somewhat ugly run, and we had a few words with him 3.23.15
Symonds and Hauschildt take IM Asia Pacific Championships
Canadian Jeffrey Symonds ran to a superb win at the Asia Pacific Championships and Aussie Melissa Hauschildt also used a gutsy performance to take the women's title. 3.21.15
Donner, Murray win a cool and rainy New Plymouth World Cup
Kaitlin Donner edged fellow U.S. competitor Renee Tomlin by 1 second and Richard Murray of South Africa topped the men’s field at the New Plymouth World Cup 3.21.15
Angela Naeth talks changes
After her win at Ironman Chattanooga, a new coach and a new bike, fastest-bike-split champ Angela Duncan Naeth says this will be the year of her long-anticipated Kona debut. 3.20.15
We Noticed: Rouge Roubaix ...
We noticed the Rouge Roubaix event, the Revbox trainer, the Fearless FUNdo for Team Marsh fundraiser, the GearGeekBox, a Ferrari vs bicycle drag race and more. 3.18.15
Steve Tarpinian has passed away
It was announced that popular swim coach Steve Tarpinian has died and the man who was involved in triathlon on many levels will be surely missed. 3.17.15
Amorelli, Haskins take San Juan
Igor Amorelli and Sarah Haskins won the elite titles at Ironman 70.3 Puerto Rico in a race marred by a shootout near the course from which stray bullets wounded two triathletes. 3.15.15
Don, Tisseyre tops at Monterrey
2014 Ironman 70.3 Worlds bronze medalist Tim Don of Great Britain and two-time Ironman 70.3 Worlds bronze medalist Magali Tisseyre of Canada take Monterrey 70.3 3.15.15
Cook, Lagerstrom win Sarasota
Two U.S. competitors used race-best runs to win the elite titles at the Sarasota CAMTRI sprint triathlon - Summer Cook won her first professional race and Eric Lagerstrom continued his strong 2015. 3.14.15
A man of many interests
California raised Dusty Nabor is a man of many talents and interests and he is currently very involved in triathlon, but that is still not all that drives him. 3.13.15
Scattolin dies from crash injuries
Linda Scattolin succumbed to injuries sustained when she and fellow Italian triathlete Edith Niederfriniger were struck by a bus while cycling last Saturday in South Africa. 3.13.15
Age group drug testing in OZ
Triathlon Australia announced that they will be drug testing age group athletes at Mooloolaba this weekend and Ironman Melbourne the weekend after. 3.13.15
Gomez, Hauss win Mooloolaba
Tamara Gomez Garrido of Spain won her first World Cup and David Hauss of France finally won his favorite race at the Mooloolaba World Cup sprint triathlon in Australia. 3.13.15
Andreas Raelert wants Kona
Andreas Raelert struggled with injuries for a good part of the last 2 years, but the German Erdinger pro appears healthy now and ready and eager for the big Kona quest. 3.12.15


The Cervelo S5 test bike
We have the new Cervelo S5 aero road bike in our hands and here now is a detailed gallery of this Hed, Fizik and Shimano Dura-Ace 11 speed setup. 3.23.15
Tributes to Steve Tarpinian
A memorial for Steve Tarpinian was held today and we collected various tributes from friends, competitors and people who will keep him in their hearts. 3.21.15
The Scott of Annabel Luxford
Aussie Annabel Luxford rode a 2015 Scott Plasma 5 at the inaugural Challenge Dubai, but something looked unusual and we decided to look closer. 3.19.15
Assault on Power
Today Powertap announced two new power meters to join its very popular, and very accurate hub-based power meter. 3.17.15
Daniel Halksworth's Cervelo P5-6
The man known also known as Hawky came to Dubai with great ambitions, but his race did not go as planned. We however took a few closeup images of his Cervelo P5-6. 3.16.15
What Size? Part 2
If Trek, Felt, Cervelo, BMC say you can ride multiple sizes of their superbikes, which of these sizes is the right one for you? 3.15.15
What Size Bike?
You've decided on the bike you want. Now you need to know what size to buy? Are you a 51cm, a 54cm, or a 56cm? Let's go through the process. 3.14.15
The Maurice Clavel Scott Plasma 5
Scott Sports enlisted the talented German Maurice Clavel to represent and race for them, and at Challenge Dubai we grabbed his Scott Plasma 5. 3.11.15
The S-Works Shiv of Javier Gomez
Javier Gomez was considerate the favorite for Challenge Dubai, but he fell ill before and did not recover in time. Here now is his Specialized S-Works Shiv Tri. 3.10.15
Zwift, the end of easy rides!
Zwift, currently in beta testing, is a new virtual racing platform that is getting a lot of talk lately on the Slowtwitch forums and with good reason. 3.09.15
The Cervelo P5 of Martin Jensen
Martin Jensen had a race best 2:02 bike split at the 2015 Challenge Dubai and we now look closer at his Cervelo P5 race bike and the power numbers of this fast Dane. 3.09.15
Choosing Your Felt Superbike
Do you covet a Felt IA? You tell me how you fit aboard any tri bike, I'll tell you exactly which IA or DA you need to buy, with the precise stem and front-end you need. 3.09.15
The Amira of Gwen Jorgensen
As American Gwen Jorgensen is about to begin her 2015 season in Abu Dhabi we looked closer at her Specialized S-Works Amira race bike. 3.06.15
Finding Your Ideal P5
We're going to determine what my best P5 Six would be via a simple 5-minute process you can use to discover which P5 size and front-end config is ideal for you. 3.04.15
Loving that 20 meter draft rule
At the inaugural Challenge Dubai our editor-in-chief observed the 20 meter draft rule for pros and came away impressed. 3.03.15
Find Your Superbike: Trek
If you knew what I know, you could find the bikes, all bikes, road or tri, that fit you, in 20 or 30 minutes tops. So let's make sure you know what I know. 3.03.15