Triathlon blog

About Our Triathlon Blog

Supporting Triathletes Everywhere We understand that not everyone can be a podium Ironman finisher and that their needs are about enjoying and competing in triathlon races of all sizes.  Finishing a race is often the main goal for many people rather than setting world records.  Enjoy the moment.  We want […]

Triathlon versus tough mudder

Triathlon versus Tough Mudder

In many triathlon circles in particular Ironman based conversations uttering the words “tough mudder” is likely to result in the spitting out of energy drinks in disgust. Ironman is one of the toughest endurance events any mere mortal is likely to ever complete, hard to argue when you consider an […]

Top 5 UK Triathlons

Top 5 Triathlons for 2018

Still looking for a triathlon to add to your race calendar for 2018?  We have our selection of the finest UK triathlons for you to choose from.  Check out our Top 5 Triathlons for 2018. Blenheim Triathlon 2nd – 3rd June 2018 Oxon Various distances A chance to compete around […]

Triathlon : hobby or obsession?

Triathlon is a relatively young sport and has risen through the ranks of popularity at lightening speed over the past decade which means for many it is a sport that has been discovered as a second or third sport following success in something else.  For those age groupers discovering triathlon […]

UK triathlons

Top 5 UK Triathlons for 2017

For this weeks blog we have our recommendation for top races you should be adding to your race calendar for 2017.  With such a broad range of race distances and types to consider we have tried to make sure we have considered all flavours or triathletes and also given some […]

Reading Triathlon Race Review

Triathlon events come in many flavours.  The Reading triathlon is very much a familiar beans on toast to many in Team Trivelo having conquered it many times before. Our blog this week gives an inside review of last Sunday’s race for any looking to enjoy this event in the future.  […]

Review of the SMP4Bike triathlon saddle

This weeks blog article is the first of our product review of the SMP4Bike triathlon saddle with a detailed and personal view.  The SMP triathlon saddle was supplied by the lovely team at Dillglove. Introduction to the SMP4Bike triathlon saddle The saddles are 100% Italian with some heritage from building […]

Diamond Triathlon Race Review

This week we bring you the Diamond Triathlon Race Review following completing this race recently.  The Diamond Triathlon organised by The Human Race team was held last weekend in the picturesque surrounds of the 2012 Olympic rowing venue of Eton Dorney lake.  Team Trivelo were fortunate enough to have places […]