Australian Jack Bobridge will attempt to go after the hour record in 2015 and explains in the embedded video what motivated him to go down that route.
New Zealand Pros Mark Bowstead and Ashleigh Williams took home country elite overall titles at the Kellogg Nutri-Grain Taupo Half by comfortable margins.
Challenge Family announced a Triple Crown series and very impressive $1,000,000 prize purse during the awards ceremony of the inaugural Challenge Bahrein.
Denis Chevrot of France and New Zealand resident Britta Martin won the elite titles by comfortable margins on a hot day at Ironman Western Australia in Busselton.
Michael Raelert captured the inaugural Challenge Bahrain and hefty part of the $500,000 purse with a time of 3:36:04. Helle Frederiksen took the women's title in 3:55:50.
A race dominated by Josh Amberger and Anja Beranek in Australia, a Challenge event in Brazil, and Ironman Cozumel filled our Weekend Box.
In 107.6 degrees Fahrenheit heat and over 90 percent humidity, riding a bike course with viciously steep hills, Ruedi Wild and Melissa Hauschildt won Challenge Laguna Phuket.
Steve Hed collapsed from unknown causes, and is dead at the age of 59. He was the manufacturing entrepreneur with the longest pedigree in the sport, his company the first-ever triathlon brand.
This week we are thankful to have noticed the Kask Infinity helmet, the TrainingMask, the 3T Illumina line, the Fontus water system, MOs and gators and more.
Italians Massimo Casadei and Alberto Casadei decided it was too darn hot to race to the finish and finished together as Laguna Phuket Triathlon dual winners; Parys Edwards won the women’s title.
You have been waiting for it all year and you can now pre-order the 2015 Men Of Triathlon calendar, and best of all - you could actually be in it too.
The inaugural Challenge Bahrain is almost upon us and the announced field is very impressive and will make it an exciting race for the $500,000 purse.
Brent McMahon smashed the race record with a 7:55:38 time and Meredith Kessler dominated the women’s field at Ironman Arizona; Jordan Rapp set a bike record and finished 3rd.
A beautiful race on Hamilton Island, a muddy affair in Belgium, the NBC Kona broadcast and a very talented artistic Pro triathlete filled our Weekend Box.
Josh Amberger outpaced Brad Kahlefeldt and Annabel Luxford outran Radka Vodickova, but most memorably Belinda Granger wrapped up a 20 year pro career with a 4th place finish.
Michael Raelert of Germany continued his comeback to winning form with a fourth straight 70.3 victory and Melanie McQuaid of Canada topped the women's field at Ironman 70.3 Ballarat.
It makes a lot of sense that being in the drops on your road bike is more aero than being on the hoods. But is that also true when riding in the draft?
Men Of Triathlon are raising Movember money again for testicular and prostate cancer and other men's heath issues. You can join the team too and or donate money.
31-year old Tabatha Hamilton was disqualified from the Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon when officials noticed that chip data did not support the 2:55:39 finish time.
This week we noticed a world record bike ride, the Lexxi AeroSmartSuit, the Roka SIM shorts, delicious wafers, a boss of a pencil and more.
Tim Reed was second at Ironman 70.3 Mandurah, but this fast Aussie budgy smuggler had one of the fastest bike split on his Shimano equipped Felt IA FRD.
We present a Challenge in Oz, an Olympic and an engagement in the Bahamas, a Brazilian Ironman, a beautiful Indian Ocean race, a half in Kiwiland and a Colorado wedding.
Michael Raelert stormed to the win at Ironman 70.3 Mandurah with a superbly fast 3:35:55. Annabel Luxford had to run down Anja Beranek to take the women's title.
Learn what the top 15 male Pros in Kona used in terms of bikes, components and other gear, plus lots of numbers of these super fast Ironman athletes.
We noticed aero shoe covers from Orca, fancy new aero shoes from Mavic, mustached men in triathlon, a Kona viewing party in Denver and more.