Rio Triathlon Predication

I’m going to go out on a limb here. Brownlee will win gold. I’m fairly certain. Let’s not forget domestique, Gordon Benson. The sacrificial lamb to the triathlon slaughter. Just like Stuart Hays in 2012, Gordon will make it happen mostly on the bike leg, maybe. As an aside, I was in Bingley very recently…

Garmin 735XT Optical ELEVATE

Review : Garmin Forerunner 735XT Optical HR Triathlon Watch

The Garmin Forerunner 735XT is the latest multi-sports watch from Garmin. It sits ‘somewhere in the middle’ in the sense that it’s not a ‘pro’ triathlon watch like the 920XT nor is it a simple device that, sort of, lets you perform each of the triathlon disciplines consecutively like you can with the Vivoactive HR. In…

Javier Gomez out of Rio Triathlon 2016

GOMEZ OUT Javier Gomez is out of the triathlon at the RIO 2016 Olympics – a personal disaster, especially after winning the RIO test event. Obviously this boosts significantly the chances of a Gold for Team GB. Favourite in the women’s race is still USA’s super-Gwen. Tough competition in both races. Best wishes to every…