Tag: triathlon bike

Mat Steinmetz’s 4 Pillars of TRIATHLON BIKE FITTING

– Good early afternoon, Trainiacs. Just got back from Boulder yesterday, and today was an intense bike. I did four minute sections six times building up to a max effort. That got nasty at the end. Whoa. So if you followed while I was in Boulder at all, you will know that Mat Steinmetz is […]

Is It Time To Ban Triathlon Bikes? | The GTN Show Ep. 131

– This is the GTN Show, brought to you by Amp Human. Welcome. After a lot of recent hype around a certain running shoe I’ve got a different question to ask you. Do you think triathlon bikes should be banned? Well to help me answer that question I’m going to be enlisting the help of […]

Can You Use a Mountain Bike In A Triathlon? | Beginner Triathlon Bike

– Morning trainiacs, with a lot of people doing their first few triathlons early in the season. You might be thinking, can you do a triathlon on a mountain bike? This is a typical bike that most people will have lying around. Well, spoiler alert, the answer is yes. Whatever bike you have, that’s the […]

Is 3D Printing The Future Of Triathlon? | Custom Tri Bike Kit

– Now, earlier this year, you may well remember that I competed in the Norseman Xtreme Triathlon. Now, personally I knew this was going to be a pretty epic day out, given that it is one of the toughest events in the world, and you definitely want to see it and see me suffering. So […]

How To Buy Your First Tri Bike | Entry Level Bike Guide For Triathlon

– Now buying your first dedicated triathlon bike can be a pretty big step for any aspiring triathlete, understandably, it’s a pretty daunting task given the potential cost that bikes have. But you needn’t be breaking the bank. So to help you out, I’ve actually come along to my local bike shop and actually, my […]

How To Ride A Hilly Triathlon | Climbing Tips For Triathletes

– Riding hills in training is one thing. Riding hills in a race is whole different thing all together. After all, it is a race, you want to go fast this is your big dance. But trust me on this one, and this is coming from a man that’s known for some bad mistakes, there […]

How To Descend On A TT Bike | Go Faster In Your Next Triathlon

– Not every triathlon race course is silky smooth or perfectly flat. So here is how to descend on a TT bike like a pro. (exhilarating music) Coming down a hill, especially at speed, can take confidence, concentration, and composure. So, perfecting your technical skills on a triathlon bike can save you valuable seconds and […]

5 Climbing Tips For Your Next Hilly Triathlon

– A challenging course profile can be a big talking point going into your next race. But if you train for it properly, a nice hilly course can be to your advantage. – Yeah, you’ll find most races will give you the course profile before, so you know how much climbing you’ve got and at […]