ACING YOUR TRIATHLON ON A SHOESTRING BUDGET

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Tips & Tricks, Triathlon

Triathlons are fun and can get quite addictive over a period of time. Triathlons require you to perfect your skills in 3 different disciplines – most people are good at one particular sport, not so much at the other two. Training along with the right kind of equipment can help you improve in all 3 disciplines. Getting into triathlons can …

PRODUCT LINEUP – XLAB

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Triathlon

Everyone knows that hydration while out on a ride is super important – however, it is one of the most underestimated aspects of endurance riding. Specifically, triathlons. Triathletes need to constantly keep replenishing themselves over the course of all three stages of the triathlon. Hydration has always been a problem on bicycles – while athletes spend huge amounts of money …

BRAND INTRODUCTION & LINEUP – HUUB

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Triathlon

It’s triathlon season and it’s great to see triathlon involvement in the country. The sport of Triathlon is now more popular than ever – more competitive than ever too. This competitiveness has led to the development of better quality and higher performance tri-gear. Triathlon gear is super important during the event as it saves you a bunch of time and …

TOP 5 TRIATHLON EVENTS IN INDIA IN 2020

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Events, Triathlon

Triathlon events are aplenty in India this year – great for anyone looking to start off their Triathlon journey in 2020. So those of you clueless about triathlons, a triathlon is a multisport race with three continuous sequential races. These races are of the endurance type – pushing athletes far beyond their comfort zones. Triathlons include Swimming, Cycling, and Running …

TOP 10 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME TRIATHLETES

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Triathlon

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

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Product Launch, Triathlon

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?

Rohan Kini BOTS Guides, Triathlon

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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BUYERS GUIDE – APACE TRIATHLON APPAREL

Shaun George BOTS Guides, Triathlon

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 …