How long is the Ironman Triathlon?

Answer The Ironman Triathlon is made up of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a 26.2-mile run. Created in Hawaii, the Ironman series now runs 22 qualifying events around the world to qualify athlet... Read More »

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How to Train for a Long Course Triathlon?

The word Triathlon comes from the Greek language meaning an "athletic competition consisting of three events." The Greeks also came up with the motto testing and pushing human limits “citius, alt... Read More »

How to Train for a Triathlon?

With modest and regular effort, you can accomplish things you may never have dreamed of. The triathlon community is filled with a wide range of people, all of whom just get out there and 'do it.' T... Read More »

Can you use a kickboard in a triathlon?

Kick boards are not allowed in triathlons that recognize the USA Triathlon Competitive Rules. Triathlons that do not operate under the USA Triathlon rules may allow flotation devices. This informat... Read More »

Triathlon Coaching Certification?

The triathlon is a relatively new event in the Summer Olympic Games. Becoming a certified coach for the U.S. Triathlon team requires time, dedication and skill. There are three levels of certificat... Read More »