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Interview: Simon Brierley, the latest pro from the Seychelles

Seychelles triathlon has only gone and got itself a new pro ambassador in the shape of the experienced and talented Simon Brierley.

Simon is based in the UK and has elected to put his experience and speed behind a pro license and tackle the WTC circuit and will be supported by British wheel-builders, TU Wheels, amongst others.

We caught up with Simon to find out more about his career and the support he will be getting in his bid to race fast and long in 2015.

PowerBar UK named Official Sports Nutrition Suppliers to XTERRA England

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XTERRA England is happy to announce a key partnership with PowerBar UK that will see the international nutrition brand named as the Official Sports Nutrition Supplier to the major off-road triathlon and trail run event in 2015.

XTERRA England is set as the off-road XTERRA English and European Championships and will take place on 29/30th August in Cranleigh, Surrey, with PowerBar providing Sports Nutrition to over 1,000 off-road triathletes and runners across the event.

Ventum sign Leanda Cave

Leanda Cave, four-time Triathlon World Champion: 2002 ITU Olympic Distance World Champion, 2007 ITU Long Course World Champion, and 2012 IRONMAN 70.3 and IRONMAN World Champion, is the second professional triathlete signed to the Ventum roster.

Ventum aims to develop the world’s fastest triathlon bicycles; and as such it requires world-class triathletes to demonstrate the power and speed of its faster and more aerodynamic bikes. As a Ventum athlete, Cave will compete on the Ventum One bicycle.

Run? Swim? Cycle? Triathlon Show: London is the event for you


The Triathlon Show: London – Driven by SEAT (previously the Triathlon Plus Show), returns to ExCeL, London from 12 – 15 February. The event provides the perfect opportunity for visitors to explore the fast-expanding sport of triathlon, as well as the component parts – swimming, running and cycling – providing a great day out for triathletes, swimmers, runners, cyclists, fitness enthusiasts or anyone looking for a new challenge!

Muc-Off Christmas package – spoil your bike

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The festive season is fast approaching and the team at Muc-Off has been busy choosing the best gifts to help you rack up more miles on an efficient, clean bike.

Tickets for 2015 Triathlon Show now on sale

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Triathlon enthusiasts can look forward to a weekend celebrating all things swim, bike and run as tickets for the 220 Triathlon Show, the UK’s premier multisport and endurance exhibition, are now on sale.

Video: Lesley Paterson breaks the speed of sound

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Directors Adam and Nathan Freise, who were also contributing to Hollywood blockbusters such as World War Z and Gravity, create a short film that plays on the eternal fight between the monster and the hero.

XTERRA Triathlon World Champion Lesley Paterson takes the part of the hero. Her competitor: a gigantic sound machine. Who will be able to win this unequal fight?

Etape 2015 travel package with Box My Wheels

Want to experience the biggest sporting event in the world Tour de France 2015? . You can both watch some classic mountain stages as well as participate in L’étape du Tour 2015 (Registration required separately) with this very special travel package from Box My Wheels.