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Injuries, IRONMAN, training -

Coping with injury - staying positive and focused on next stages can be a challenge.  Claire gives us her tips on how to manage the emotional process and come out the other side stronger and more ready than ever.

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Element Goggle, Helix, IRONMAN, IRONMAN Brazil, sponsorship, Tim Don, triathlon -

blueseventy athlete Tim Don set the fastest IRONMAN time ever - 7:40:23 - over the weekend at IRONMAN Brazil. Don put together a stellar 44:16 swim (3.8km), 4:06 bike (180km), and a 2:44:46 marathon run. Don arrived in Florianópolis on a hot streak with wins already this season at IRONMAN 70.3 Campeche in Mexico and 70.3 Liuzhou in China. Tim Don exits El Divino Beach in Florianópolis, Brazil in the HELIX full suit and Element goggles on his way to the fastest IRONMAN time ever. Photo by Wagner Araújo. The Brit became the fastest athlete to ever finish an IRONMAN brand race. The former ITU...

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Heather Jackson, IRONMAN, IRONMAN World Championships, Kona, PZ4TX, races, racing, triathlon, World Championships -

"When I crossed the line, I was just in complete disbelief!"  The 2016 edition of the IRONMAN World Championships packed plenty of excitement and drama highlighted for us by blueseventy athlete Heather Jackson’s 3rd place finish. Jackson, an American professional triathlete based out of Bend, Oregon, was 5th here last year. “I really went out there shooting for top ten, but hoping to defend my 5th place spot, so to improve on that 5th place is surreal. I know there were some people out there that thought my 5th last year was just luck, or a one-time performance, so I'm...

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70.3, First Out Of The Water, Helix, IRONMAN, triathlon, World Championships -

The 2016 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship moved to the Sunshine Coast of Australia earlier this month and a field of 75 professionals athletes competed for the $250,000 prize purse. The swim had the additional element of difficultly with large swells, but it didn't slow down blueseventy athlete Lauren Brandon (USA) who exited Mooloolaba beach leading all women in the high profile race. Brandon's 22:53 split led Holly Lawrence by 29 seconds with Radka Vodickova, Annabel Luxford, Leanda Cave, Daniela Ryf and more following closely behind.  Radka Vodickova & Leanda Cave lead the chase pack out of the water In the men's race Australia’s Josh Amberger was...

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Helix, IRONMAN, Pete Jacobs, triathlon, video -

2012 IRONMAN World Champion, Pete Jacobs, took his new pro edition HELIX wetsuit for a swim in his Endless Pools FastLane. Regarded as one of the worlds premier long-course swimmers and runners, he shares some crucial swim tips as well as not shy away from being critical on his own technique (stop dropping that wrist Pete). Interesting insight from a world champion triathlete.

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