TriTalk.co.uk News Feed http://www.tritalk.co.uk/ TriTalk Aggregated News Feed Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:07:50 +0100 en-us Best Running Stretches For Triathletes http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65860&follow=http://rss.feedsportal.com/c/32730/f/510578/p/1/s/3e7be9b7/l/0L0Striradar0N0Ctraining0Eadvice0Cbest0Erunning0Estretches0Efor0Etriathletes0C/story01.htm TriRadar Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:28:44 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65860&follow=http://rss.feedsportal.com/c/32730/f/510578/p/1/s/3e7be9b7/l/0L0Striradar0N0Ctraining0Eadvice0Cbest0Erunning0Estretches0Efor0Etriathletes0C/story01.htm Improve your running form by boosting your flexibility, says coaching editor Phil Mosley Felt for 2015 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65857&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Products/Tri_Bike_by_brand/Felt/Felt_for_2015_4478.html Slowtwitch Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:18 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65857&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Products/Tri_Bike_by_brand/Felt/Felt_for_2015_4478.html If every bike company was an animal, Felt would be the Wolverine. It's not the largest company, but it's tough and it always punches above its weight. That's not changing for 2015. Callum Millward and cupcakes http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65856&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Interview/Callum_Millward_and_cupcakes_4477.html Slowtwitch Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:18 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65856&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Interview/Callum_Millward_and_cupcakes_4477.html Cupcakes is not the name of Callum Millward's dog, but rather a funny interview series. Enjoy his chat and cupcake eating effort with Liz Blatchford. Cervelo features in Porsche commercial http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65855&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/News/Cervelo_features_in_Porsche_commercial_4476.html Slowtwitch Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:18 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65855&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/News/Cervelo_features_in_Porsche_commercial_4476.html Cervelo started at the little bike company who could. Now it's a feature coop partner in a new online Porsche commercial. Commonwealth Games tri http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65854&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/News/Commonwealth_Games_tri_4475.html Slowtwitch Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:00:18 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65854&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/News/Commonwealth_Games_tri_4475.html It is an invitation-only athletics festival limited to nations that came under the umbrella of the old British Empire; the Commonwealth Games triathlon has prestige, historic champions and no cash on the line. The Italy Cycling Holidays Group http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65853&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13038.html Tri247.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:03:40 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65853&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13038.html Looking to book yourself an overseas break with some swim / bike / run action? How about Italy? David Pearce paid a visit to the five hotels in the Italy Cycling Holidays (www.italycyclingholidays.com) group, having initially chatted to them at the Triathlon Show. As well as coming back a lot fitter for his Ironman race, he also had a great experience and would highly recommend them, This is his report from his trip, including details of the hotels he visited. With the proliferation of cheap ... 2014 Jiayuguan ITU Triathlon World Cup Preview http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65852&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/2014_jiayuguan_itu_triathlon_world_cup_preview Triathlon.org Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:05:26 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65852&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/2014_jiayuguan_itu_triathlon_world_cup_preview Chinas emergence as a host country of top flight triathlon events continues with the 2014 JiayuGuan ITU World Cup Triathlon this weekend, the first time the venue has hosted an ITU World Cup race after previously hosting a Continental Cup event. The race is the fifth ITU World Cup on the 2014 calendar and the second in China after Chengdu in May. And like Chengdu no stone is left unturned by local organizers in the hosting of athletes, officials and the running of a successful event. Conditions ... Preview: Commonwealth womens race http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65850&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_womens_race Triathlon.org Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:47:44 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65850&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_womens_race In its third appearance on the Commonwealth Games programme, the womens event promises to present some of the best racing of the season with an impressive start list. As the very first medal event of the Games, check out who we think could feature on the podium. Excellent England Jodie Stimpson will be the woman to stop on Thursday. The English lass enjoyed a breakout season last year, in which she won her first World Triathlon Series race and finished second overall in the rankings. ... Preview: Commonwealth mens race http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65849&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_mens_race Triathlon.org Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:11:21 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65849&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_mens_race Mens triathlon will take over Strathclyde park on Thursday with some serious talent in tow for the Commonwealth Games. Set over a 1.5km swim, hilly 40km bike and a 10km run, only the toughest of triathletes will feature in Glasgow. Heres who you should keep an eye on this week. The Brownlee factor The Brownlee brothers will suit up for England as the heavy favourites in the mens race. Despite a slow start to the ITU World Triathlon Series, the Olympic medallist siblings, who will ... 2016 ITU Sprint Age Group World Championships to become draft legal http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65848&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/2016_itu_sprint_age_group_world_championships_to_become_draft_legal Triathlon.org Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:37:20 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65848&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/2016_itu_sprint_age_group_world_championships_to_become_draft_legal In a recent memo to its National Federations, ITU announced that the 2016 ITU Age Group Sprint World Championships will move from a draft-illegal to draft-legal event. With the change, the draft-legal championship race will follow draft-legal rules. The technical committee, however, will continue to review the rules for age group races throughout the implementation process. While ITU is open to any improvements in the competition formats, there is currently no further discussion on making any changes for Olympic or longer distance age group events. While ... A chat with Craig Alexander http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65847&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13061.html Tri247.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:45:05 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65847&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13061.html Alexander keeping his Kona options open The tenth anniversary edition of Ironman UK on Sunday had a special and very popular guest in attendance this year, with the presence of three-time Ironman World Champion Craig 'Crowie' Alexander. An incredibly popular athlete, Craig spent a lot of time supporting the IronKids races on Saturday, and then Ironman on Sunday. Always articulate, we took the opportunity to speak to Craig about racing in Europe, potentially racing in Kona again, his tips for the Commonwealth Games Triathlon events ... Little Ali & Little Jon http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65846&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13059.html Tri247.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:45:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65846&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13059.html There are two brothers who are creating a stir in triathlon, it might be a stir in a teacup at the moment but they are aspiring to bigger things! If you want to see the real brothers racing, they will be in action this week in Glasgow. The men's and women's elite races take place on Thursday 24 July, with the women's individual race at 11am, followed by the men's individual race at 3pm, and will follow the Olympic format: 1500m swim, 40km cycle, 10km run. ... Want to train with the GB elite team? http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65845&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13058.html Tri247.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:00:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65845&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13058.html Z3R0D UK has teamed up with British Triathlon as part of their sponsorship agreement as official sports apparel sponsor to provide twenty lucky winners with the opportunity to win a place on a “train with the elite team day”. These places can be won through key media partners and retailers, British Triathlon and Blade Printing – TRI247.com is pleased to be able to offer you a chance to win one of these twenty winning slots. Your exclusive chance for a money-can’t-buy triathlon ... The hard working Nikki Bartlett http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65844&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13037.html Tri247.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:15:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65844&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13037.html It is fair to say that British long distance female triathlon is not short on talent right now. Leanda Cave, Rachel Joyce, Liz Blatchford, Jodie Swallow, Lucy Gossage, Cat Morrison, Catherine Faux, Julie Dibens, Emma-Kate Lidbury... and several more that I could add into this list. Could relative newcomer Nikki Bartlett (www.nikki-bartlett.blogspot.co.uk) be on track to be joining them one day? Age Grouper Nikki, if you recall, recently finished second overall at Ironman 70.3 UK. We grabbed a few post-race word with ... Ivan Raa is a three-tool Ironman http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65843&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Interview/Ivan_Ra_a_is_a_three-tool_Ironman_4474.html Slowtwitch Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:04 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65843&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Interview/Ivan_Ra_a_is_a_three-tool_Ironman_4474.html Raa took a significant step with his third-fastest ever Ironman-distance winning time at Austria - even more important was his fast Ironman bike split that answered questions about his chances at Kona. 2014 Challenge Roth - awards etc http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65842&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Lifestyle/2014_Challenge_Roth_-_awards_etc_4472.html Slowtwitch Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:04 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65842&follow=http://www.slowtwitch.com/Lifestyle/2014_Challenge_Roth_-_awards_etc_4472.html The awards and the volunteer party of the Datev Challenge Roth take place the day after the race, and we were there to capture images from these two events. Token Arsenal C590 Aero Wheels Review http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65841&follow=http://rss.feedsportal.com/c/32730/f/510578/p/1/s/60582b83/l/0L0Striradar0N0Cgear0Ctoken0Earsenal0Ec590A0Eaero0Ewheels0Ereview0C/story01.htm TriRadar Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:00:50 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65841&follow=http://rss.feedsportal.com/c/32730/f/510578/p/1/s/60582b83/l/0L0Striradar0N0Cgear0Ctoken0Earsenal0Ec590A0Eaero0Ewheels0Ereview0C/story01.htm Token Arsenal C590 aero wheels tested, rated and reviewed Preview: Commonwealth Games mens race http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65839&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_mens_race Triathlon.org Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:11:25 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65839&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_mens_race Mens triathlon will take over Strathclyde park on Thursday with some serious talent in tow for the Commonwealth Games. Set over a 1.5km swim, hilly 40km bike and a 10km run, only the toughest of triathletes will feature in Glasgow. Heres who you should keep an eye on this week. The Brownlee factor The Brownlee brothers will suit up for England as the heavy favourites in the mens race. Despite a slow start to the ITU World Triathlon Series, the Olympic medallist siblings, who will ... Preview: Commonwealth Games womens race http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65837&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_womens_race Triathlon.org Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:47:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65837&follow=http://www.triathlon.org/news/article/preview_commonwealth_games_womens_race In its third appearance on the Commonwealth Games programme, the womens event promises to present some of the best racing of the season with an impressive start list. As the very first medal event of the Games, check out who we think could feature on the podium. Excellent England Jodie Stimpson will be the woman to stop on Thursday. The English lass enjoyed a breakout season last year, in which she won her first World Triathlon Series race and finished second overall in the rankings. ... Castle Howard Triathlon set for televised action this weekend http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65836&follow=http://beyondgoinglong.co.uk/?p=5223 Beyond Going Long Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:18:04 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65836&follow=http://beyondgoinglong.co.uk/?p=5223 Over 1,700 triathletes of all abilities are looking forward to a weekend of multi-sport action on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th July, as for the 5th time the largest annual triathlon event in North-East England returns to Castle Howard in York. This is the first time the race has grown from a one-day event to Eneko Llanos is new addition to Huub family http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65835&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13057.html Tri247.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:30:04 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65835&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13057.html Competing worldwide and sporting the company’s award winning wetsuits and accessories, the Huub family now has a new addition… Spanish champion triathlete Eneko Llanos, who recently added the Ironman 70.3 St Pölten in Austria to his medal tally, has joined the international line up of athletes who already support Huub. Huub Founder and Managing Director Dean Jackson said “When we launched Huub in 2011 we wanted to bring together a family of athletes under the brand and Eneko completes that group. “We now have a ... The official Swissman video http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65834&follow=http://beyondgoinglong.co.uk/?p=5220 Beyond Going Long Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:13:45 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65834&follow=http://beyondgoinglong.co.uk/?p=5220 It’s one of the most extreme iron-distance races in the world and attracts triathletes from around the globe to take on this mountainous challenge which has previously been won by our very own Emma Pooley. Want to know more? Check out the official race video! Keeping it in the family... http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65833&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13036.html Tri247.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:15:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65833&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13036.html #MyChallengeUK – Father and Son race Challenge Weymouth Father and son, Phil and James England are both taking part in Challenge Weymouth (www.challengeweymouth.com) this September. The inaugural event takes place down on the stunning Jurassic coastline, providing a superb backdrop steeped in history, for what looks set to be an international field of athletes. We talked to them both to find out where their triathlon journey began, and what it is going to be like racing alongside each other. How did you both get ... Tamsin Lewis talks Ironman UK http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65832&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13056.html Tri247.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:11 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65832&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13056.html Shortly after crossing the line in front of Bolton Town Hall on Sunday to win the 10th anniversary edition of Ironman UK - see that video HERE - we grabbed a few words with the new champion, 'Sportie Doc' Tamsin Lewis. What's next in her plans? Actually, at the moment she is scheduled to be returning to work full time in October... Tamsin tells us more about her race day below IRONMAN UK 2014 Champion Tamsin Lewis Ironman UK 2014: Women's finish video http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65831&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13055.html Tri247.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:00:02 +0100 http://www.tritalk.co.uk/newslink.php?id=65831&follow=http://www.tri247.com/article_13055.html Great Britain's Tamsin Lewis took victory in her first Ironman race on Sunday when crossing the line at the 10th anniversary edition of Ironman UK in Bolton. Behind Lewis, Germany's Katja Konschak took second while Joanna Carritt made it two Brits on the podium with her third podium finish at Ironman UK. Check out the finish line video below we recorded from in front of Bolton Town Hall. IRONMAN UK 2014 - Women's Podium Finishers