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The award-winning Outlaw Triathlon will open for 2018 entries next week, and there will be some special entry prizes for those who enter in the first few days. The Outlaw is set for 29 July at the National Water Sports Centre in Nottingham, UK, covering a 2.4 mile swim, 112 [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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With only one day to go before Super League Jersey kicks off on 23-24 September 2017, the organising team notes that live television broadcast and digital streaming will ‘take the revolution of triathlon into the living rooms and personal devices of millions of triathlon and sports fans around the world.' [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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The sun shone as the sell-out Sebamed Brighton and Hove Triathlon took place on Brighton seafront last weekend, in front of a reported 20,000 spectators. 1,200 athletes completed the open water, closed-road course which finished in front of the iconic beach hut lined promenade. With 40% female entries and 43% first-time [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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Four-time IRONMAN World Champion Chrissie Wellington, will be inducted into the IRONMAN Hall of Fame. The ceremony will be held on 11 October 2017 during race week at the 2017 IRONMAN World Championship triathlon, in Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i. “Chrissie's accomplishments in the sport are impressive and it is fitting that she should [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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After over four years of writing, pro triathlete Dirk Bockel has finalised a book package of five books, which will be available exclusively via his athlete blog – liveandlettri.com. The official book launch will be 1 October 2017. The book package contains the main book – The Art Of Triathlon Training [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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UK-based sports nutrition company Science in Sport (SiS) has announced its unaudited results for the six months ended 30 June 2017. During the first of half 2017, revenues increased 27.6% to £8.27 million (versus £6.48 million in first half 2016). SiS added that it demonstrated continued strong growth, with the [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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BikeFlights.com has donated US$10,000 to the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA), Amy D. Foundation, Trips for Kids and Little Bellas through its Buck Up for Bikes program at Interbike in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each organization was given a US$2,500 cheque at BikeFlights.com's booth (#22262) during a short presentation ceremony on [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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Pioneer Electronics has ramped up its new product development with an extension of its Expanded Sensor Network (ESN) system, a new Cyclo-Sphere Mobile app, and Dual Leg and Single Leg Power Meters for Shimano's new Ultegra R8000 Crankset. Ultegra R8000 Crankset power meters from Pioneer The new Pioneer SGY-PM80 Series Dual Leg [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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Billed as ‘reputedly the most popular kids swimming mask in the world', the Seal Kid by Aqua Sphere has sold hundreds of thousands of units in the UK alone; and its successor, the award winning Seal Kid 2, has sold almost 300,000 units in the UK since 2014. Now the Seal [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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Award-winning triathlon apparel specialist HUUB is featuring in an international campaign to celebrate British innovation. The ‘GREAT for Imagination' campaign is an initiative marking the 400th anniversary of the grant of British patent number one. It celebrates UK innovation over the past four centuries, covering everything from film and fashion [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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Based on seven years of research, Brooks Running is launching the all new Levitate with DNA AMP – billed as a shoe engineered to provide the most energy return of leading performance running shoes. The springy and responsive Brooks Levitate is now available for pre-order and will be available worldwide [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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IRONMAN Wales is airing on mainstream UK television station Channel 4 on Saturday 23 September at 06:00 GMT and Ch4+1 at 07:00, with catch up also available online thereafter via All 4. IRONMAN Wales takes place amidst the castles and stunning landscapes of Pembrokeshire on the South Wales coast. After a [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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Verve Cycling, the designer and manufacturer of the InfoCrank, has announced an expansion of distribution capabilities in the UK by appointing Jam Cycling as a further distributor. Jam Cycling, formed by ex-Verve Cycling UK Manager, George Galbraith will focus on distribution to local bike shops, clubs and groups in the UK [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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This week, (from Wednesday 20 September) entries for next year's ITU World Triathlon Leeds have opened with an exclusive charity entry window for participants to secure their entry by committing to raise money for the event's Gold Charity Partners – Bloodwise and Bone Cancer Research Trust. The third edition of the [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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The IRONMAN Foundation will provide a US$34,000 donation to the Navy SEAL Foundation in conjunction with the IRONMAN 70.3 SUPERFROG triathlon taking place on Sunday 24 September in Imperial Beach, California, bringing the total awarded to US$174,000. In addition, The IRONMAN Foundation will distribute US$15,500 in charitable giveback to non-profit [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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Sena, a specialist in Bluetooth innovation for the motorsport and outdoor activities markets, will be back for the second year at the 2017 Interbike Trade Show in Las Vegas. After this year's release of the X1 and X1 Pro Cycling helmets, Sena has earned a coveted spot in the cycling [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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The National Running Show has confirmed the latest partners to sign up to its inaugural event on 20-21 January 2018 at the NEC, Birmingham, UK. Find a Race will be joining The National Running Show as a partner, while Oofos will sponsor running consumer show. They will be joining a line-up [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
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Following the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Executive Board meeting held in Rotterdam, and the ITU Annual Congress, the international governing body of triathlon has announced the calendar for the 2018 season. With 7 ITU World Triathlon Series (WTS) events plus the ITU Grand Final; 18 ITU World Cups, three ITU [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
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After five editions organising IRONMAN 70.3 Mallorca and three with IRONMAN Mallorca, Spanish event organising company Kumulus Active World has announced that from this date it will no longer be involved in the organization of IRONMAN events on the Spanish Balearic island. From now on, the IRONMAN Spain team in Barcelona [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
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A new campaign to educate the public on all things sports nutrition has been launched by European industry trade association, ESSNA, to ensure consumer safety and good health. The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA), which ‘represents the responsible section of the industry through its 50+ members', has kicked off the [...]
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
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