Chris Philpott

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How to lose belly fat by cycling

It's easy to build up unwanted fat on the waistline, but getting on a bike can help you lose belly fat and get back into shape. Here are a few tips …

One-Hour Workout: Bike Interval Mix

<i>Every Tuesday we’ll feature a different coach’s workout you can complete in 60 minutes (or less!).</i><p>This week’s workout comes from Heather Gill, a …

Race Simulation Workouts for Olympic Distance Triathlons

The Olympic distance triathlon is a great test for any triathlete. It can be used as a good first event of the year, a goal race to set a new PR, or …

Swimming

• Vidal retired last April after suffering a cardiopulmonary arrest<br>• Frenchman finished fifth at London 2012 Olympics<p>The French triathlete Laurent Vidal has died of a heart attack at the age of 31. Vidal, who finished fifth at the London 2012 Olympics, retired in April last year after suffering a …

Swimming

10 One-Hour Trainer Sessions

<i>Every Tuesday we feature workouts that you can complete in 60 minutes (or less!). As we head into the cooler, off-season months we know you’ll be</i> …

Triathlons

Jenson Button wins Hermosa Beach Triathlon ahead of United States Grand Prix

The McLaren-Honda driver was over 4 minutes ahead of his closest competitor at the triathlon in Los Angeles, California.<p>FEATURED COLUMNIST<p>News 21 Oct …

Recon Jet opens a new frontier for wearable bike tech

This video was produced in partnership with Recon.<p>The premise is simple: take all the functions you’d get on a GPS bike computer, add a mini camera, …

Meet ANTELOPE, The World’s First Muscle Activating Sportswear

What if we told you that you could become stronger, faster, and learner by just wearing the right clothes? You’d probably think we were pulling your …

UK triathlons set investors’ pulses racing

<b>With a global audience of 207 million and affluent competitors, it’s no surprise that big-name brands are getting involved in triathlon sponsorship as the event shifts into the mainstream</b><p>The rapidly growing sport of triathlon, a supremely testing combination of swimming, cycling and running, is …

Canyon Speedmax CF SLX Triathlon Road Bike

Slice through the air with the best in bike technology.<p>Seemingly melding the design qualities of a futuristic stealth bomber with bike design, German bike manufacturer Canyon unveils the Speedmax CF SLX triathlon road bike. Designed for the singular goal of absolute aerodynamic efficiency, its …

Reasons A Triathlon Should Be On Your Bucket List

I know, I know… It’s a really long race and you’ve never thought of yourself as an athlete. Or you train every day but you hate running. You’re afraid of sharks. You never learned to ride a bike. You don’t have enough “free time on your hands.” I get it. There are endless excuses not to do a …

Superman

Historic British Swimming Baths: Pictures

England

Hack This: 9 Tricks to Boost Your Ride

Genius tips for customizing your bike, improving your gear, pumping up your nutrition, and having tons more fun when you ride

Basic speed training for runners

Photo: Scott DraperIf you’re a newer runner and you’ve recently caught the racing bug, finishing a 5K is likely no longer an issue; finishing it …

An 11-year-old is the most mature voice in L.A.'s cycling wars

All Matlock Grossman wants is a safe route to ride his bike.<p>That basic desire is why the 11-year-old boy gave a much-circulated speech about behavior at a Silverlake town hall meeting Monday night.<p>By chiding the town hall, Matty waded into a debate that has long been the province of adults …

Cavendish pulls out of World Championships due to shoulder injury

The Great Britain team have confirmed that Mark Cavendish has been forced to withdraw from the UCI Road World Championships following an injury that …

Wahoo’s new GPS bike computer–ELEMNT: Hands-on first look

Wahoo has made their first entrant into the GPS bike computer world, with ELEMNT (it’s like the word <i>element</i>, but missing one ‘e’). You’ll remember …

I was a smoker, drinker and layabout, but thanks to Terry Fox, I wheezed my way to the Ironman

<i>Facts & Arguments is a daily personal piece submitted by readers. Have a story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide</i>.<p>I was granted the gift of a healthy body at birth but by the early 1980s, as I slouched into my 30s, I had allowed myself to become a physical train wreck.<p>My lifestyle at …

13 Things I Wish I Knew About Triathlon When I Started

Wise words from a veteran of the sport on roadblocks, road rash, and perspective.<p><i>by John Post, MD</i><p>I<p>thinkit was Einstein who said, "I have not failed. …

Highlights from the World’s Biggest Bike Show

Eurobike is a bike-themed shit show, like the shit shows you remember from childhood, better known as carnivals and amusement parks — and, if your …

Post-workout nut-packed superfood recipes

If you're still struggling to reveal that six-pack, or you just want to get rid of your man boobs once and for all, these superfood, nut-packed …

Quick Set Friday: Fast-Paced Swim + Deck Strength

<i>Triathlete</i> contributor and swimming all-star Sara McLarty has a blog with more than 500 creative workouts used in her Masters swim program in …

SRAM RED eTAP unveiled – F1 inspired wireless paddle shifting is here!

What if you could throw everything out and build the perfect drivetrain from scratch? What would you change? What would you be forced to change to …

SRAM RED eTAP Wireless – First Rides, testing protocols & predictions for the future

To celebrate the SRAM RED eTAP wireless shifting launch, they brought us to their drivetrain development office in Schweinfurt, Germany, for …

Does race weight matter?

You might be better off working on your power output than trying to diet to a magical number…<b>There is so much controversy over weight and performance</b> …

Lightweight unveils new Fernweg VR 60 wheels

<b>Lightweight, the German carbon fibre specialist renowned for producing some of the lightest wheels in the world, has unveiled its new Fernweg VR 60</b> …

Tech in brief: new gear from Shimano, Park Tool, Wahoo, Tortec and more...

<b>One of the best parts of being a cyclist is new kit. Or, more precisely, spending untold hours browsing the internet, drooling over new products and</b> …

Cycling

7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Running

Hindsight is 20/20. As I look back on nearly 13 years of competitive racing, I want to change a <i>lot</i> of my past training. I made a lot of mistakes – …

Argon18 races out of transition aboard four all-new Triathlon race bikes

If there’s any indication that the new E117 and E119 bikes are designed specifically for triathlon, it could be that the the Argon18-sponsored Bora …