Garmin® Announces Additional Features on Garmin Connect to Complement the 920XT Launch

Some new stuff on Garmin Connect to coincide with today’s launch of the Garmin 920XT triathlon watch. We’re excited to announce additional features for Garmin Connect, our free online community that lets users save, plan and share their activities. New features include multisport support, a redesigned activity detail page, groups for daily activity trackers, and…

The stupid things female triathletes say

After yesterday’s hilarious and half-heartedly received “The stupid things triathletes say” I had to balance the tirade of hilarity with the female version in order to maintain a gender-neutral site (sigh).     Related articles Definition of an ELITE triathlete or duathlete Swimming Gadgets for the new triathlete HOW TO: Open water swim tips for…

Six week schedule to run 5k in under 18 minutes

Source: runbritain.com/training/runfaster/six-week-schedule-to-run-5k-in-under-18-minutes By Jackie Newton. Level 3 UKA endurance coach. This is the shortest of the events classed as long distance and so you need more speed for this one! More speed = higher intensity, which means you need more recovery to give the body time to repair itself and make you fitter. This programme…

IRONMAN 70.3 STAFFORDSHIRE SPARKS HUGE ATHLETE RESPONSE

News that the IRONMAN® triathlon is coming to Staffordshire has sparked a “phenomenal” response with more than 3,000 people pre-registering with organisers in just 24 hours.   Within 90 minutes of Staffordshire County Council and IRONMAN®  announcing that the inaugural IRONMAN® 70.3 Staffordshire triathlon will take place on June 14, 2015 600 people had pre-registered for the…