Time Trial Bikes: What Is A TT Bike?

If you’ve ever watched a Tour de France time trial stage or seen photos of one in the Sunday newspaper, you’ve probably caught yourself wondering: What on earth are those space-aged bikes they’re zipping along on? The answer: they’re time trial bikes (or TT bikes for short). They probably look – and cost – more … Read more

Average Olympic Triathlon Time: How Long Does An Olympic Triathlon Take?

When thinking about your own race targets, it’s useful to get an idea of the average Olympic triathlon time as a benchmark. When you say that you are going to do an Olympic distance triathlon to most people, they will be shocked as they associate the event with superhumans such as the Brownlee brothers. While you … Read more

Average Sprint Triathlon Time: How Long Does A Sprint Triathlon Take?

Triathlons are becoming more popular, and the sprint triathlon is a great starter. As participation increases, the average sprint triathlon time is falling. If you’re new to the triathlon world, you’re probably wondering: how long does a sprint triathlon take? The answer is different for everyone, and it depends on a few things. Some of … Read more

How Long Does It Take To Train For An Ironman?

A triathlon is a multisport race that starts with a swim, transitions to a bike ride, and then finishes with a run. There are several triathlon distances to suit different fitness levels, but the ultimate distance is the Ironman event. Signing up for an Ironman takes an incredible amount of dedication, as you need to put in … Read more