Triathlon Blog

The Importance of Groups

Posted by A.J. Nygren on 11th May 2018

The Importance of Groups
The best of times are had with friends. The richest memories are made with those whose company we really value. The camaraderie of training together and helping your friends through the lows of hard sessions and riding the highs of the perfect days makes everyone involved stronger athletes and happier people. Going solo is good to do as well, especially on the easy days when you want to keep the pressure off and the intensity low. However, the most gratifying training is done with friends.
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Exercise or Exploration

Posted by A.J. Nygren on 23rd Apr 2018

Exercise or Exploration
Training rides, training runs, swim sessions, strength training, and the list goes on. For a lifestyle that revolves so much around being outside, it seems the actual being outside is an afterthought. Often we go out to run or ride a pre-determined number of miles or go for a certain number of hours on a loop we have done many times already. To people not involved in athletics, there is an air of freedom to the lifestyle but how often do we actually embody that way of being? Not often enou
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A Primer on Running Form

Posted by A.J. Nygren on 23rd Apr 2018

A Primer on Running Form
Running is a seemingly simple process of putting one foot in front of the other but in truth running with proper technique takes patience, focus, and practice. In today’s world it is all too easy to forget your posture and end up hunched over gazing at your smartphone, tablet, or computer screen. It is all too common as well to be that way for extended periods of time and then jump right in to a run with no warmup and that same slouch. Subjecting one’s body to such vigorous kinetic forces
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Zone 3 Product Guide

Posted by A.J. Nygren on 26th Mar 2018

Zone 3 Product Guide
Triathlete Sports is excited to announce that we will be carrying another manufacturer for the 2018 triathlon season! This manufacturer is Zone 3 from the UK. Zone 3 was started in 2007 by triathlete James Lock and found success quickly with the 2009-2010 Vanquish and Aspire wetsuits receiving 9/10 and 10/10 respectively in 220 Magazine. Since then they have grown to be the number one selling triathlon brand in the UK. Zone 3 offers a great selection of gear for triathlon, open water
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Cooling Fabrics

Posted by A.J. Nygren on 26th Mar 2018

Feeling the burn is great, we all love that but what we don’t love is getting burnt up by tech clothing that doesn’t breathe properly. Luckily, designers of tech clothing are developing new fabric technology that offers some pretty clever solutions to the problem of overheating. We have all been out on a warm day and just gotten too hot, right? This problem happens all too often especially when the humidity gets high. Companies like Louis Garneau, Zoot, 2xU, and DeSoto all have unique sol
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