Where to buy the best running gear

Are you a novice trying to look for the perfect gear for your volunteer race? Or an enthusiast looking to get a new wear for your training sections? After you have gained a little running habit, you may realize that your regular cotton T-shirts and pants are just not good enough for you anymore. If you want to invest in technical fabric running clothes with good quality, you don’t have to break the...

Training tips for your first race/marathon

While organized races may not be for all, there is nothing like your first marathon race. Filled with the mystery of an exciting novel and the nerves of the first day of school. A primary race quickly becomes part of the highlight role of your accomplishment even if you don’t run another one. The key to having a great first marathon/race is preparation, perseverance, and patience. So, lace up...

Fastest Triathlon Competitors of All Time

This is not a list of the greatest triathletes of all time. It a list of the fastest triathlon competitors of all time both in Ironman Championships and competitions not sanctioned by Ironman. Read on to see their records. Jan Frodeno Jan currently holds the world record for all iron distance finish of 7:35:38 hours which he set in Roth, Germany in 2016. He took the gold medal at the 2008 Olympics....

The Best Tough Mudder Gear

Tough mudders are growing in popularity all throughout the United States and even the world. Each country is slowly catching on to the idea and are organizing events similar to the original tough mudder. They are fun, team building activities as well as great physical challenges. If you have not yet competed in a tough mudder but are planning to in the near future than you are most likely looking into...

The Origin of Tough Mudders

Tough mudders are intense, physically and mentally challenging races that are becoming more and more popular all around the world.  Each one varies slightly, they are different in lengths and in what obstacles they have. Where did these interesting and increasingly popular events originate though? Let’s look into the history behind it all. Tough Mudder was co-founded in 2010 by two men, both British...

Tips and Tricks to Survive a Triathlon

Completing a triathlon is a major accomplishment, one that you can be proud of regardless of your experience. From seasoned athletes to novice hobby runners, racing through three sports is a test of your physical and mental endurance and one to be commended. There are however, a few tricks that can be used to make the experience slightly more enjoyable. Especially if this is your first time competing...

How to train for your first triathlon

A triathlon is no simple task to undertake, it is considered one of the more difficult races to complete and doing so is an accomplishment to be proud of. There are many different types of triathlons, sprint triathlons consist of shorter distances and are usually recommended for those entering their first race. A common mistake when deciding to participate in your first triathlon is thinking that if...

The origin of triathlon

The triathlon, a multi part race that consists of three continuous endurance sports and tests the physical and mental abilities of great athletes all around the world, has an interesting history. There are many variations of a triathlon, the most common however consist of swimming, cycling and running. The distance of each of these parts varies but the principal is the same, complete the race in the...