Tag Archives: Triathlon

The CASCO Speedairo RS helmet. Truly a thing of beauty.

If looks was the determining factor, just wearing the CASCO Speedairo RS helmet would up your average bike speed significantly in any race. The technology incorporated in the helmet is formidable and very functional. For the first of three reviews, let’s take a look at what comes out of the box. Most important would be airflow, and the proprietary visor forms part ...

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Murray set for penultimate WTS race of season

South African triathlete Richard Murray is set to end the 2015-season on a high with the penultimate WTS race this Sunday in Edmonton, Canada. The season is drawing to a close with only two races left in the WTS. Murray is currently fifth on the world rankings and while the Brownlee-brothers – Alistair and Jonathan – won’t be in Canada, ...

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50 Iron-Distance Triathlons, 50 States, 50 Days

This article was published by: http://triathlon.competitor.com James Lawrence has crossed his final finish line. James Lawrence emerged from the waters of Wallsburg Bay, shivering and disoriented. “I can’t do this anymore,” he cried. “You don’t have to,” responded one of his friends as he engulfed Lawrence in a blanket and a bear hug. “This is your last swim.” Lawrence mustered a ...

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Sports Lovers: show your metal with Iqela Events

Calling all mountain bikers, trail runners and triathlon lovers: Don’t miss out on the chance to participate in three exhilarating challenges, set along some of the Western Cape’s most scenic routes. Iqela Events’ Cellar 2 Cellar, Six in One Challenge and Slanghoek Triathlon are officially open for entries. The sixth annual Cellar 2 Cellar Trail Run and Wine Experience takes ...

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​Murray’s awesome run London-highlight

Richard Murray ran the 5km run leg at the WTS London on Sunday in a blistering 14 minutes and 12 seconds. The fastest run on the day by some 20 seconds. Murray finished fifth in the race in an overall time of 51:01 for the sprint distance triathlon. Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee won the race in 50:39. The running route ...

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“Rockman Ultra and Sprint X-Triathlon” 2015

ROCKMAN Ultra and Sprint X-Triathlon, date set for the 6th December 2015, after a hugely successful 2nd event in 2014, we are extremely excited to announce our awesome new venue: Hero Adventure Park: Heia Safari Ranch. Our ROCKING website is loaded with all the information you need. Go to www.rockmanxtri.co.za Entries will open on the 1st June!! Entries are limited, ...

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The Garmin Fenix 3 – It is a triathlon watch. And more.

The Garmin Fenix 3 is a full blown triathlon watch. What necessitates this statement? Since the 910XT and 920XT have gained a solid reputation as Garmin’s dedicated triathlon watches, I came across some triathletes that seemed to be unsure about where the Fenix 3 exactly fits in. To quote DC Rainmaker, arguably the world’s best high tech gear reviewer: “The ...

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The Garmin Fenix 3 – The Triathlon Race Test

My brand new Garmin Fenix 3 multi-sport watch was ready for its first test at the Cape Town leg of the ITU World Triathlon Series, but the 9 degree water temperature had the swim cancelled. With reluctance I deleted the swim leg on the triathlon settings and that was it: the triathlon became a duathlon. Still, the day turned out ...

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