Category Archive: Triathlon & Cycling news

Final of #BeroccaChallenge today; Meet 3x TdF Green Jersey winner

So I must admit I have been a bit distracted by this beast of a competition which runs alongside the OCBC Cycle Singapore 2014 festival (it has 11,000 cyclists, its huge – grab your bike… Continue reading

The Power Post – What it takes to be a fast cyclist

“It’s about as much time in the saddle as possible. The more you ride the better you get. It’s as simple as that. Once you get that big engine you go more into… Continue reading

The challenge of monitoring ‘Altitude natives’ in professional cycling

“Sergio was raised in the mountains, goes back in winter and lives and trains at different levels. We’ve looked as far as we can at the effects of this, but our own understanding… Continue reading

How to Train For An Ironman Triathlon [2/2]

Following Part 1 of How to Train for An Ironman Triathlon, which gave a basic 6 month training plan, key take-home points for in sync weight training & nutrition plus specific training to ‘break the… Continue reading

Top 10 Cycle Climbs in Asia Pacific

From the monkey-patrolled gradients of Malaysia’s Genting Highland to the gruelling 23% climb of Thailand’s highest mountain, Doi Inthaneon, today we run through Asia’s most punishing & rewarding climbs. Get ready to grind… Continue reading

How To Train For An Ironman Triathlon [1/2]

So you have finally committed and signed up to the Ironman Triathlon – good job, you won’t regret it. But you still don’t know where to start? Or perhaps you even struggled through… Continue reading

Highlights of 2013 World Ironman Championship, Kona, Hawaii

Training hard for a place at the Ironman World Championships in Kona? Well here is a little bit of inspiration I found from 2013, race highlights: Interested in training for extreme endurance sport… Continue reading

Marco Pantani – Pain & sublime victory in the cruel mountains

“I’ll tell you what racing’s about. It’s about suffering. It’s about pain – racing hurts.”  Pain. When you are dripping sweat, your heart is pounding and your legs are burning, what else can… Continue reading

Top 5 blogs for Procycling

‘The Beauty of Cycling’ – With 27,000 followers this site is Alongside race results, interviews with procyclists and articles on cycling history, you will receive informative & unique commentary on what’s new in… Continue reading

First Ever Brutal Deca Solo Challenge – Exclusive Interview

‘Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish’ This is the extraordinary account of why BrutalEvent’s Claire Smith, in her own words, will swim the English Channel, cycle from Lands End to John O’ Groats and finally run… Continue reading