Gear

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  (1)

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

TomTom Runner3 GPS watch review


30 January 2017 at 12:41

The best children's triathlon clothing reviewed

Kids need sports kit just like the rest of us. The trouble is kids triathlon kit is expensive and they’re likely to grow out of it in next to no time. So if you’re looking to invest in some equipment for the nippers it’s worth knowing what bits will give you – and them – the best value for money.
16 January 2017 at 12:31

Garmin release three new watches to their fēnix range

Tech giants Garmin to release three new watches in their popular fēnix range; the fēnix 5, fēnix 5S and fēnix 5X, by April 2017
05 January 2017 at 12:43  (1)

Video: Ventum One gets a test ride

Watch Jamie Wilkins taking the Ventum One, claimed to be the fastest triathlon bike in the world, for a spin and listen to his thoughts on to whether it lives up to expectation
03 November 2016 at 14:29

Proskins Active Leggings

We've worn many leggings in our time but these are our new favourites – fit, comfort, aesthetics and price are all spot on.
28 October 2016 at 13:10

PureLime Seamless Bra Top

Not technically a sports bra, but an ideal option for low-impact, indoor sessions
25 October 2016 at 10:07

4 of the best bike lights

If you are cycling on the roads at night you need to be seen. Nik Cook tests and rates 4 of the best bike lights
19 October 2016 at 08:51

Ventum One bike review

The product of a group of highly talented and free-thinking engineers, the radical Ventum One is claimed to be the world’s fastest tri bike. We put it to the test…
06 October 2016 at 09:36