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How important is the kicking in triathlon?

Text/Author :Giannis Psarelis  There is a wrong impression that has been spread all over the triathlon world that triathletes don’t need to kick as they have to save the legs for later into racing and that they don’t need to precise kicking in training. It’s also assumed that triathletes have excellent kicking as they have […]

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Triple Win for On

On wins ISPO Product of the Year Award for 2017/18, Gold for best Performance Shoe and recognition for the new On Performance Running Gear.   MUNICH, Germany – January 30th, 2017 – The Swiss Sports Company On wins the prestigious Product of the Year Award at ISPO, the international sporting goods trade-fair, for the Cloudflash […]

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Zone 3 : Advance

The Zone3 Advance wetsuit was trialled during 2012 before its official launch in 2013. The feedback from swimmers and triathletes was fantastic and many regarded the Advance wetsuit as the first performance wetsuit available at under £150. Following a review, Tri247.com even went as far as saying that the shoulder flexibility was as good as […]

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Cycling Equipment : New SRAM road & mtb wheels.

You don’t win by being the lightest. Or the stiffest. Or the toughest. You win by being the fastest. And that takes a wheel designed specifically for the modern mountain biker. At SRAM, we start with the demands of the terrain and work forward from there—carefully balancing each wheel’s design around five key attributes: weight, […]

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Castelli partners with K-Swiss Triathlon Team

Castelli has entered into an agreement with the elite K-Swiss Triathlon Team that will see the super-powered squad’s 12 athletes wearing Castelli’s technical apparel for both triathlon competition and year-round cycling training. “Obviously we’re ecstatic to be supplying the K-Swiss team with Castelli race and training apparel,” said Patrick Cassiday, Castelli’s Global Triathlon Manager. “K-Swiss […]

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McLaren Venge : Special edition for Tom Boonen

Three very special editions of the Specialized S-Works + McLaren Venge have raced at Milan-San Remo, March 17. Two-time MSR podium finisher Tom Boonen (Omega Pharma—Quick-Step), JJ Haedo (Saxo Bank) and Jacopo Guarnieri (Astana) have raced custom-painted machines — that will not be available for sale. The Specialized S-Works + McLaren Venge debuted with great […]

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Introducing the S5.

The S5 is the most advanced aerodynamic road bicycle ever developed by Cervélo. Inspired by the demands of the world’s top pro riders, the S5 deploys everything Cervélo has learned in 16 years of aerodynamic design, and combines it with advanced material engineering honed in our Project California facility. Using the latest TrueAeroTM shapes combined […]

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Swimcap

Suitable for all hair types. Originally developed by Philip Kingsley at the request of the first US Olympic Synchronized Swimming Team, Swimcap’s formula is both a summer saviour and a must-have for swimmers. Containing UV protection, Swimcap cream protects against the damaging effects of the sun which leads to hair breakage and colour fading, making it a holiday […]

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POWERbreath

MarketNews. POWERbreathe is an Inspiratory Muscle Trainer, exercising and strengthening the muscles we use to breathe. Inspiratory Muscle Training (IMT) is scientifically proven to benefit patients with respiratory illness and healthy people, including athletes at all levels of competition, including Olympians. An overview of benefits and results from laboratory trials are listed below. For specific […]

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Shimano Ultegra Di2

Press Release – Professional riders have been using the SHIMANO DURA-ACE components with Di2 electronic shifting technology in the biggest races in the world over the past four years: over the highest mountains, in the most extreme weather conditions and over the worst possible roads and cyclo cross tracks. Now it is time to introduce […]

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S-Works McLaren Venge

Flyers off the front. Monster pulls. All-out sprints to the line. Venge riders absolutely live for this stuff—that’s why they demand complete performance: the winning formula of weight, stiffness, and aerodynamics. The Venge’s competition-crushing combo of Tarmac-inspired stiffness and light weight with Shiv-inspired aerodynamics keeps them ahead of the competition.   Features Specialized designed, McLaren […]

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Specialized “Our tradition is technology”

74 Road Shoe Classic style. Modern technology. The 74 shoe harkens back to the halcyon days of cycling when style and individuality mattered most. Body Geometry technology, Boa® lacing, and a supple kangaroo leather upper make it super comfortable, too. Features Full genuine kangaroo leather upper with retro styling FACT carbon sole uses high modulus, […]

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Zipp 900 tubular

Market News. “When we introduced the 900 we changed expectations for disc wheels. We demonstrated that they didn’t have to weigh as much as a small dog while offering the stiffness necessary to perform under the world’s greatest cyclists. At just 936 g with a cassette hub, the 900 is light enough for the hilliest […]

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Look : The Premium collection

For the cycling enthusiasts in search of a really unique bike, LOOK offers the Premium range: exclusive decorations impossible to make on a large-scale, as well as the possibility of customising your frame by the addition of your name, forename or even of your signature. This season, the Premium collection has been enhanced with the […]

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Amphibx Go Waterproof Case for iPhone, Droid & Large MP3 Players

The Amphibx Go provides the protection you need and the functionality you want in a streamlined, lightweight soft case. When paired with our waterproof headphones or headset, the Amphibx Go creates a sleek waterproof music or communication solution. Slim enough to slip into your pocket and rugged enough to survive being tossed around your gym […]

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Foggle : Anti-fog Towelettes

Another innovative and exceptional brand brought to you by SBR Sports, Inc. FOGGLE is the only anti-fog towelette that not only defogs, BUT CLEANS the lens at the same time! Tested by numerous athletes, FOGGLE is perfect for swim , snowboarding, and skiing goggles, cycling and running lens, scuba and ski masks! Simply wipe a […]

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Speedfil A2 system

Turn a standard water bottle into a SpeedfilTM  system. The patent pending SpeedfilTM A2 system works with any Specialized thread compatible water bottle in both 21 and 24 ounce sizes. The wind tunnel developed A2 model is designed to be used  with triathlon/TT aerobars. The A2 achieves its superior aerodynamics by it’s key location within the […]

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TriSwim Body Wash

TRISWIM’s Chlorine-Out Body Wash contains Aloe which moisturizes and helps protect from environmental elementslike the sun. The invigorating Japanese Yuzu citrus scent appealing to men, women and children, also contains Vitamins A & E, plus ProVitamin B5 which is a penetrating moisturizer that acts as a healing agent. TRISWIM eliminates the dry itchy feeling by […]

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Smart ENVE System 6.7

Market news. The new Smart ENVE System 6.7 is specifically designed for the performance driven Triathlete and Road Racer.  The 6.7s have proven time and again to be the fastest, most stable, wheelset available when installed on a bike in comparison to wheels of similar stature.  Having been available for only a few months, the 6.7s are […]

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Colnago-Ferrari

Market News. King Leopold of Belgium once called Ernesto Colnago “the Ferrari of bicycles”, so it seems inevitable that Colnago’s most successful collaboration would be with the great Italian Formula One car maker. Ernesto Colnago and Enzo Ferrari met in late 1986 to begin a relationship that would lead to a series of ground-breaking bicycles. […]

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Tornado swinging cycle ergonometer

The Bicisupport’s “TORNADO” is a swinging cycle ergometer designed to test functional assessment and to achieve controlled trainings with your own bike. Conceived and designed by our mechanical engineers in cooperation with teachers of Sciences of Movements, as well as athletic trainers with great experience in the field, it’s an innovative and professional tool. Being […]

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H20 Audio : “Beat the boredom, swim with music”.

Product Presentation. Established by athletes for athletes, H2O Audio is committed to developing the best high-performance waterproof // sweatproof sport headphones and accessories anywhere. By removing the boundaries that keep all athletes from benefiting from training with music, H2O Audio helps you be your best and bring your personal sound track to everything you do, […]

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Dromarti, “Life with passion”

The upper is hand made using soft high quality Italian leather, featuring beautiful stitching and perforations for ventilation. Equal attention is paid to the inside which benefit from a soft leather lining. These beautiful handmade Italian leather cycle shoes come in options to fit most pedal systems. You can even use the Race and Storica […]

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Abu Dhabi Triathlon Team Competition : The Winners

Abu Dhabi Triathlon Team Competition : The Winners

We have asked you the following questions When was the year that Faris Al Sultan won the Ironman World Championships? What is the date that the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon will be held in 2012? The Correct answers are : A. 2005 B. 3rd March 2012   The Winners are : 1. DaDaniel Ward (England) […]

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TYR Signs Four Time World Champion Craig Alexander

Huntington Beach, CA- October 5, 2011- TYR Sport Inc. is excited to announce a sponsorship agreement with four-time Ironman World Champion Craig Alexander. Alexander won consecutive Ironman World Championship titles in 2008 and 2009, and most recently won the 2011 Ironman 70.3 World Championship.  Alexander previously won the 70.3 World Title in 2006. “It’s a […]

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Craig “Crowie” Alexander wins Kona on Specialized Shiv with a course record

Press Release from Specialized. KONA, Hawaii (October 8, 2011)—Thirteen minutes and 14 seconds. That is the gigantic difference by which Craig “Crowie” Alexander improved his bike split over previous years at the Ironman World Championships, which he won for the third time Saturday with a new course record of 8:03:56. Crowie rode the new Specialized […]

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