Long distance

Blog: Overcoming a severe bonk to post a new Ironman PB

Age-grouper John Walsh has a day to remember at Ironman Mallorca
29 October 2014 at 12:13

Top ITU women confess to nerves ahead of Challenge Bahrain

Jodie Stimpson “extremely nervous” ahead of her long course debut this December
23 October 2014 at 11:02

Video: Challenge Vichy highlights

All the action from this year’s iron distance race in central France compressed into 30mins, including lots of age-grouper shots
17 October 2014 at 11:45

Blog: Challenge Sophie bikes the Alpine Coast to Coast

British age-grouper Sophie Radcliffe describes cycling the length of the Alps and climbing its highest mountains in one month
07 October 2014 at 11:38

Gallery: Snowman Triathlon 2014

Three course records smashed in Snowdonia last weekend, with Suzie Richards and Ewan Brown winning the full distance races
06 October 2014 at 11:13

Jan Frodeno’s 10 top tips for stepping up to iron distance

We speak to Germany’s fast-finishing 2008 Olympic champion to hear how he went from ITU racing to Ironman
03 October 2014 at 16:51

Race Tips: the Snowman Triathlon

We ask 2013 winners Jane Hansom and Ewan Brown for their advice on how to tackle this end-of-season stinger in Snowdonia
03 October 2014 at 10:23

Celtman to hit BBC2 next week

Highlights of this year’s gruelling point-to-point triathlon in the Scottish Highlands to air on the Beeb’s ‘Adventure Show’
02 October 2014 at 13:38

Blog: Digging deep into the hurt locker at the Double Brutal Extreme

Aussie endurance athlete Luke Tyburski picks a double-Iron distance race in beautiful Snowdonia for his first triathlon – and finds it every bit as hard as he imagined
01 October 2014 at 11:37

Video: 'Dirty Sanchez' star Matthew Pritchard tackles an epic triathlon

“I’m laughing, because if I don’t I'm going to cry” – M. Pritchard, somewhere near Wales
29 September 2014 at 15:19

Entries now open for next year's Challenge Weymouth

Early bird rates going for next year’s race, which will host 2015 ETU European Long Distance Triathlon Championships
26 September 2014 at 14:28

Gallery: Brutal Extreme Triathlon

All the action from last weekend’s event in Snowdonia, where David Chapman and Ella Richardson won the full distance races
23 September 2014 at 10:51  (1)

Race Tips: Brutal Extreme Triathlons

Doing the Brutal this weekend? Two veterans of the tough ultra-long race share their wisdom for this epic race in Snowdonia
19 September 2014 at 16:00

Blog: Planning for the Double Brutal Extreme Triathlon

First-time trier Luke Tyburski has chosen the ultra-long Snowdonia event to make his debut. Here he tells us how he thinks his love of food will see him through…
19 September 2014 at 15:10

Gallery: Challenge Weymouth

Rolling seas, beautiful Dorset countryside and two British winners – we round up the best images from yesterday’s race
15 September 2014 at 11:58  (2)

Gallery: Ironman Wales 2014

With Matt Trautman and Amy Forshaw crowned this year's winners, we round up the best images from today's arduous race in Pembrokeshire
14 September 2014 at 20:44  (3)

Joe Skipper and Eleanor Haresign win Challenge Weymouth

British men win all three medals on a day that brought tough sea conditions and a curtailed swim, while British women claim gold and silver
14 September 2014 at 20:23

Matt Trautman and Amy Forshaw win Ironman Wales 2014

South Africa's Matt Trautman wins men's race ahead of Fraser Cartmell (GBR), while British athletes Amy Forshaw and Amy Ogden earn gold and bronze in women's race
14 September 2014 at 19:22  (3)

Love hills? Here's a cycling trend for you to try – Everesting

Warning: not for the faint hearted or short of time. With only 10 UK cyclists completing the challenge (so far) of ascending 8,848m in one go, we look at how to join the club
12 September 2014 at 12:30  (1)

Emma Pooley on life after cycling: “I've already got my WTC licence”

British athlete says she enjoys the friendliness and equality of triathlon, where men and women tackle the same courses, and reveals which distances she’s targeting
12 September 2014 at 10:29