Gear

TT bike helmets: 6 of the best reviewed

6 of this year's best time trial aero helmets tested, rated and reviewed by our expert reviewer
19 July 2017 at 11:00  (1)

What's the difference between a triathlon bike and a road bike?

It's the frame geometry that makes a tri bike different to a roadie as the aim is to get your upper body lower and further forwards. This not only makes you more aero but also opens up your hip-leg angle to make it easier to run off the bike. Here we explain more...
05 July 2017 at 11:51

Triathlon wetsuits: 14 of the best tested and rated

14 tri-specific wetsuits, for every budget, are put to the test by Matt Baird and Jack Sexty. The first 7 are priced £75-£350 while the final 7 are priced £400-£650

Up close with Joe Skipper's bike, the Guerciotti Eclipse

Top British Ironman Joe Skipper talks us through his new Italian ride, and the go-faster mods it has
23 June 2017 at 10:12

Women’s tri-suits: 6 of the best reviewed

We put six of this year’s best to the test…
19 June 2017 at 11:56

Garmin Fenix 5 review

The Garmin Fenix 5 has a load of new spec, but is it worth the cash? Jack Sexty puts it through its paces to find out
08 June 2017 at 10:59

Children's triathlon gear: how to kit kids out without breaking the bank

Triathlon is often thought of as an expensive sport, and only accessible for those with cash to burn on the latest gadgets. Parents with this view may therefore dissuade their children from trying multi-sport. But as with adults, you can actually train and compete with minimal expenditure of your hard-earned cash.
06 June 2017 at 13:05

Up close with Javier Gomez's bike, the S-Works Shiv

What does an ITU world champ ride to go long? We check out the spec on Gomez’s prized TT machine
24 May 2017 at 09:34

How to find the right bike if you're a short woman

Struggling to find a bike because you are built on a diminutive scale and barely top five feet? 220 bike expert Nik Cook has some advice for the shorter woman seeking a racing machine
18 May 2017 at 11:27

Triathlon gear: 20 commonly asked questions answered

New to triathlon and feeling swamped about the gear choice and what tri equipment you actually need? We answer 20 common questions beginner triathletes often ask
17 May 2017 at 11:00

The Liv Avow Advanced Pro women-specific triathlon bike: first look

A women's specific tri bike designed for speed; pure and simple
09 May 2017 at 10:26

Ironman gear: tri-suit versus separate kit for cycling and running legs

Stuck between comfort or speed, and wondering whether to wear a tri-suit for the whole of the Ironman or change into different, dedicated kit for each leg? Simon Ward has this advice
08 May 2017 at 09:19

Tri-suits: 14 of the best reviewed, tested & rated

Need a comfy and fast tri-suit to match your triathlon needs this season? We test and rate 14 of the best tri-suits on the market. The first 7 are vested, while the last 7 are sleeved
28 April 2017 at 11:00

Triathlon gear buying guides

From triathlon-specific bikes to sophisticated GPS watches you could spend a fortune buying triathlon kit and equipment, each piece of triathlon equipment promising to make the difference to your training and race performance. Here are some triathlon gear buying and fact guides to some of the most essential pieces of triathlon kit...
27 April 2017 at 14:00

Stryd 2.0 Running Power Meter review

Jack Sexty tests out Stryd's latest running power meter
29 March 2017 at 14:55

10 of the best bike race wheels

10 of this year’s best race wheels tested and rated by our expert reviewer
14 March 2017 at 08:00  (2)

How to choose triathlon swim gear by Chrissie Wellington

Four-time Kona champion shares her hard-won tips on finding the wetsuit, goggles and other kit you need
08 March 2017 at 10:00

Is a road bike or triathlon bike best for a hilly Ironman?

Mark Kleanthous explains how to decide which bike is most suitable for the Ironman course you’re racing.
09 February 2017 at 13:51  (1)

How to clean your bike during the winter

Nik Cook explains exactly how to clean your bike so it keeps running smoothly
07 February 2017 at 10:56

5 tips for buying multisport kit

Rhian Ravenscroft, co-founder of women's tri wear company Threo, explains how to choose the right race and training kit for your needs
31 January 2017 at 11:58