Change of Heart Revitalises Top Orienteer

LockerRoom Cardiac arrest and open heart surgery haven’t slowed down top Kiwi orienteer Lizzie Ingham, who’s on her way to her yet another world championship, Merryn Anderson writes. Lizzie Ingham was born to be an orienteer. She attended her first Wellington club event when she was just three days old – her mum, Gillian, and … Read more

From sick as a dog to top dog: Blu tells Rich Roll how he became king – Elite News

When Kristian Blummenfelt stood vomiting at the IRONMAN World Championship start line last Saturday, the odds against what would soon transpire must have been pretty big. Just under eight hours later the Norwegian superstar would be triathlon’s new long-distance king, an astonishing performance given the troubled preparation he had endured. Blummenfelt caught a severe cold … Read more

WTCS Yokohama 2022 results: Taylor-Brown on top in Japan – Elite News

It had been 10 years since a European women had won a World Triathlon Championship Series race in Yokohama, but Great Britain’s Georgia Taylor-Brown ended that statistic today in Japan. Navigating the wet roads and crashes, the Olympic gold and silver medallist controlled the run to top the podium and now lead the Maurice Lacroix … Read more

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“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. If you’ve been in the sport for even a little bit, you’ll recognize that the biggest enemy … Read more

Interview: Joe Skipper on his top training tips and 2022 plans

Joe Skipper says he still can’t find a coach that’ll “put up with me”, but he’s flying the union flag when it comes to British men in long-course triathlon. The only male Brit ranked inside the Professional Triathletes Organization top 40 – mixing with the big hitters at No. 7 at time of print (No. … Read more

Nicola Spirig on Sub8: Injury report, pacing team, ‘top secret’ wetsuit – Elite News

Nicola Spirig is still on course for that eagerly-awaited Sub7Sub8 bid in June, but the road to Germany is proving to be quite a rocky one for the Swiss superstar. The 2012 Olympic gold medallist broke her collarbone and two ribs as well as suffering a punctured lung in a bike crash in early February. … Read more

5 Top Pros Share Their Go-To Race Day Warm-Up Routines – Triathlete

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. Failing to warm up well on race day is probably one of the most common mistakes triathletes … Read more