August 2021 Issue of 220

The August issue of 220 Triathlon is out now. Here's what you can expect to find inside...


In our August issue, we discuss all things Olympics. With the Tokyo 2020 Games taking place from 21 July to 8 August, we take take a look at the official GB team for the men and women’s events, as well as the top athletes to watch across all competitors. We also take a look at the official Olympic race course, which will take place in the stunning Odaiba Marine Park, Tokyo.


A walk down memory lane, we countdown our top 20 greatest Olympic moments in tri since its Sydney debut 21 years ago. And if you’re feeling inspired by all this Olympics talk, we provide a free six-week Olympic-distance training plan to help you reach your goals.

For nine glorious years, Alistair Brownlee has held the title of ‘reigning Olympic champion’. In that time, he’s managed to gain access to some of the biggest names in the sport. The result is Brownlee’s new book Relentless – Secrets of the Sporting Elite. This this issue, Tim Heming chats to the Olympic gold medallist about his quest to define sporting greatness.

As usual, issue 393 also features a host of gear reviews, including swimsuits and jammers, as well as women’s short-sleeved tri suits, and expert coaching on how to race faster, and much more…


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