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First Triathlon, Kit, Triathlon -

So you've signed up to your very first triathlon in 2017. How do you feel? Probably a little excited, a little nervous and probably a little bit confused by all the kit that you need to buy. I remember how I felt in the build up to my first triathlon. Other than the fear of drowning and/or falling off my bike, the biggest source of apprehension before the race was what to wear and what I needed in transition. The array of items you could buy seemed endless, with no limit to the amount of money that could be spent...

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Hoka, NEW BRAND, Running -

We are pleased to welcome Hoka in store and online. Hoka One One are a brand that create cushioned, low drop shoes for a whole range of runners. Hoka have produced a natural running shoe that encourages a smooth transition from contact to toe off while still providing essential cushioning. We have started out by stocking... Clifton 3 - a great lightweight cushioned neutral shoe for training and longer races Clayton - a light racing shoe for quick running Speedgoat - an off-road shoe for training and racing Check them out here

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Bike box, Cycling, Hire, Travel -

Here at the Triathlon Shop we consider ourselves pretty expert on the subject of travelling with your bike. Having gone on many cycling holidays ourselves as well as organising many training camps in warmer climates, we have amassed a great deal of experience which we would love to pass on to you. Don't forget we also hire Scicon bike boxes from our shop. See here for details Here are our top 5 tips for travelling with a bike 1. Book the best flights. If the likes of BA or other airlines that have a business class fly to your destination...

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Adidas, Berlin, Jackets, Men, Runbase, Running, Storm Jacket, Training, Women -

The Adidas Storm Jacket has really surprised me recently, as a new owner of one I had overlooked it until now.  A couple of us were in Berlin just before Christmas to experience the RunBase (http://runbase.berlin/en) set up. RunBase is a very cool, urban, innovative and exciting running and fitness hub designed to get people active while being social. In an old industrial area in Kreuzberg 'cool' doesn't come close. You can expect to see some ideas we picked up there put into practice in our own Harbourside Runners group in the new year. Berlin is pretty chilly in the...

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Cervelo, Kona, Powerbar, Susie Cheetham, Triathlon -

Only a week to go until our Q&A with Pro triathlete Susie Cheetham. Tickets have been going fast, but there are still a few available to book here.  

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