TOP 10 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME TRIATHLETES

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Congratulations on plunging into your first Triathlon! Triathlons are a great platform to test your physical and mental strength, to diversify your fitness routine or to simply challenge your self in new ways. Triathlons have gained a lot of popularity over the years with multiple good Triathlon events across India. Indian triathletes have managed to make a mark not only …

BRAND INTRODUCTION – XLab

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Good hydration is critical for long endurance events, especially cycling as improper hydration can impact energy levels and can cause muscle spasms or cramps. Not much had changed with bottles and bottle cages in the cycling industry until XLab entered the game and drove some innovation. A love for Triathlons and a passion for speed lead to the birth of …

WHAT IS A TRIATHLON

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Triathlons are exciting multi-sport endurance events with three continuous sequential endurance races. The word is of Greek origin – three + competition. While variations of the sports exist the most common format requires you to clock a swim, a bike ride and a run across various distances in a continuous sequence. This multisport evolved in the 1970s and was introduced …

ESSENTIAL TRIATHLON GEAR AND CLOTHING GUIDE

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Triathlon

Congratulations. If you’re reading this, you must have signed up for one of the biggest adventures of your life – racing a Triathlon. Or looking at attempting one. Or just inspired by a friend or colleague and have embarked on the journey to understand more about this endurance sport. Check out our post – Introduction to the Sport of Triathlon – to …

TOP INDIAN TRIATHLON EVENTS IN 2020

Shaun George Events, Triathlon

The Triathlon fever has rapidly spread amongst Indian athletes and it’s great to see our riders enthusiastically taking their training to the next level to participate in local and international events. Triathlon events are gaining popularity in India with good levels of participation and we’re stoked to see over 15 tri events on the 2020 calendar as of now. We …

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BUYING GUIDE – APACE TRIATHLON APPAREL

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Apace is a fast-growing sports apparel brands specializing in functional activewear for Running, Cycling and Triathlon. As a brand there is good emphasis on product quality and functionality as they understand that a well designed product is of utmost importance to their customer. Their Triathlon lineup is a new offering keeping in mind the increased level of interest in this …

BUMSONTHESADDLE GUIDES: TOP FIVE TRIATHLON ESSENTIALS

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It’s awesome that you have decided to do triathlon only a few brave humans can make this decision. It’s going to be a sweet journey involving various levels of training and workouts. But to make your training more enjoyable and comfortable you should consider these 5 essentials which will make your life easier on the bike. BIKE First and foremost …

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TOP 5 TRIATHLON EVENTS IN INDIA IN 2019

Rohan Kini Events, Triathlon

A triathlon is a multisport race with three continuous sequential races. The event is mostly of the endurance kind with long distances that allows athletes to push their ability to the max. Check out our post – Introduction to the Sport of Triathlon – to understand the basics of this exciting endurance sport that’s growing steadily in India. There are …

EVENT REPORT – THONNUR TRI 2017

Rohan Kini Events, Triathlon

A triathlon race comprises of three sports – Swimming, Bicycling and Running. Exciting to race 1 sport? Imagine three of them together! Triathlon as a sport is relatively new in India but seems to be fast gaining popularity. We currently have multiple Triathlon events in India with some level of international participation in some of the bigger ones like the …