Gear

Wahoo Tickr X review

An affordable triathlon training tool with useful running metrics from Wahoo
07 August 2018 at 10:37

What is compression wear, and how does it work?

Wondering how compression wear works and whether it is worth buying some? James Broatch, a researcher at the Australian Institute of Sport, explains all you need to know and how athletes can benefit from donning a pair of compression socks, tights or a trisuit.
07 August 2018 at 09:46

Everysight release Raptor AR Smartglasses for cycling

Smartglasses have arrived! Everysight’s Raptor AR provide cyclists with data right in front of their eyes
02 August 2018 at 09:04

Run headphones: 3 of the best

Can't run without inspiring music ringing in your ears? Here are 3 of the best run headphones on the market
31 July 2018 at 16:14

Swimming paddles: 3 of the best

Heard swim paddles can improve your front crawl, but don't know which paddles to buy? Here are three of the best
30 July 2018 at 13:45

3 of the best run hats and caps

Need a run visor to keep the heat of the sun off you when running and help you stay cool? Here are three of the best run visors on the market
30 July 2018 at 09:08

Ironman fuelling kit: 5 essentials

Racing 226km is no fuelling picnic, but these five essentials will help plan your nutrition successfully
24 July 2018 at 09:26

Overtraining: 3 training tools that'll help you prevent it

Three triathlon training tools to lessen your chances of overtraining…
23 July 2018 at 12:41  (1)

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 £150-£250 while the final 7 are priced £350-£675  (1)

Triathlon bike saddles: 9 of the best reviewed

A sore backside can wreck your race, so it's crucial you choose the right saddle. We test 9 of the best to discover which brands know how to make a good perch
26 June 2018 at 08:00  (2)

Swimming with nose clips: what are the advantages and disadvantages of using them?

Struggle with your breathing in front crawl and wondering whether to try a nose clip? Oliver Willis explains the pros and cons
18 June 2018 at 09:02

Men's vested tri-suits: 7 of the best reviewed, tested & rated

Need a comfy and fast tri-suit to match your triathlon needs this season? We test and rate 7 of the best vested triathlon suits on the market.
05 June 2018 at 11:00

TT bike helmets: 7 of the best reviewed

7 of the best time trial aero helmets tested, rated and reviewed by our expert reviewer
23 May 2018 at 11:00  (1)

Endure: Mind, Body and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance book review

James Witts takes a look at sports scientist Alex Hutchinson new book, which examines the science of extreme endurance and what defines the limits of an endurance athlete
22 May 2018 at 10:41

Sports bras and cropped tops: 4 of the best for triathlon reviewed

Unless your tri-suit comes with a good integral bra, you’ll need to add one to give you support during training and racing. Helen Webster puts four sports bras to the test
18 May 2018 at 12:35

25 affordable triathlon kit upgrades that make you train better and race faster

Upgrading your triathlon gear – and, by virtue, your performance – needn’t break the bank. Here are 25 affordable ways to beat your personal best…
08 May 2018 at 08:48

Zoggs launch eco swimwear range

Leading swimwear brand launch new Ecolast range in fabric made from ocean waste, plus a commitment to sustainable swimwear
01 May 2018 at 17:33

How to turn your mountain bike into a road bike

Want to try triathlon, but only have a mountain bike and can't afford a road bike? Nick Cook explains how to make your mountain bike speedier and more road bike-like. Image courtesy of Russ Burton
19 April 2018 at 13:26

7 pieces of kit to make you more aerodynamic on the bike

Want to be more aero on the bike? Here are 7 pieces of kit designed to make you more aerodynamic
27 March 2018 at 11:23

Road bike shoes: 10 of the best reviewed

10 of this year’s best road bike shoes, tested and rated by our expert reviewer
21 March 2018 at 10:00  (1)