WINDRUSH OPEN WATER SWIMMING GUIDELINES
Some open water swimming venues are starting to reopen which is great for those of us who have been missing being in the water! Open water can include rivers, lakes, natural pools and the sea. There is a big difference between swimming in a pool and swimming outdoors, which comes with its own set of dangers. As a British Triathlon affiliated club, we encourage following their…Continue
Added by Alex Balmer on May 18, 2020 at 10:00 — No Comments
INDOOR TRAINER GUIDE
With more free time than we know what to do with during COVID, plenty of members have made the jump to training indoors. Hopefully this guide is a helpful tool to help you get started. I’ll try and cover the types of indoor trainers before going into the different apps available to aid with training (/racing) indoors.
Equipment noted with an asterix (*) isn’t required to get started - only required for…Continue
Added by Jack Thomas on May 15, 2020 at 15:35 — No Comments
A brick session is when with little rest or interruption in between you complete a bike ride followed by a run.
The reason for doing brick sessions is to help your body get used to switching from one discipline immediately to another. Bike to run is called transition 2 (T2) in a race and with regular practice you could knock seconds or even minutes off your over all time!
Most athletes find the transition from bike to the run the toughest so here are some…Continue
Added by Rebecca Goodwin on May 7, 2020 at 13:00 — No Comments