Training

  • Supporting A Healthy Triathlon Diet

    Supporting A Healthy Triathlon Diet

    23rd February 2018

    Training for a triathlon is tough. You’ll be running, swimming and cycling multiple times every week and constantly pushing your limits. Doing this requires a lot of fuel. If you really want to be successful, then you’ll need a carefully…

  • Is Knee Pain Stopping You From Getting Out & About?

    Is Knee Pain Stopping You From Getting Out & About?

    21st February 2018

    It’s quite common to sustain a knee injury if you’re a runner or recreational sportsperson. Injuring your knee can also be very frustrating, especially if it stops you from being able to go out and do what you enjoy. Whether…

  • Heart Rate Confusion

    Heart Rate Confusion

    8th February 2018

    We look at the heart rate how to work out your training zone with fitness expert, Matt Hart… Q. Using my Garmin heart rate monitor, it has shown that I can reach a maximum HR of 193 and an average overnight HR…

  • Get Event Fit Gears Up To Launch Virtuathon

    Get Event Fit Gears Up To Launch Virtuathon

    15th December 2017

    The organisers of Get Event Fit are gearing up to launch Virtuathon, a series of virtual running, cycling and triathlon challenge events to encourage people across the country to get active and kick-start 2018. Aimed at beginners, the purpose of…

  • Lower Back Ache From Cycling

    Lower Back Ache From Cycling

    28th November 2017

    Physiotherapist, Tobias Bremer answers reader’s questions including this one on diagnosing lower back ache among cyclists. Q. My lower back aches after cycling. Why, and what can I do about it? Paul Hyde, by email A. Obviously the first port of call…

  • What Skills Should You Expect To Develop With An MTB Coach

    What Skills Should You Expect To Develop With An MTB Coach

    23rd September 2017

    By Amanda Wilks Weight lifters have trainers and all they do is lift heavy stuff. Mountain bikers are dodging trees at a rapid pace, so maybe it’s not a bad idea to hire a professional before hitting the hills. But…