Athletics and triathlon

HVR Sports   trialthon 964x428 Rules of Athletic and Triathlon

Rules of Athletic and Triathlon

A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance disciplines. While many variations of the sport exist, triathlon, in its most popular form, involves swimming, cycling, and running in immediate succession over various distances. Triathletes compete for fastest overall course completion time, including timed “transitions” between the individual swim,

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HVR Sports   family friendly gems triathlon HVR Sports Family friendly GEMS Triathlon Challenge set for return in January 2016

Family friendly GEMS Triathlon Challenge set for return in January 2016

GEMS Education, the global education provider has announced it will be hosting the GEMS Triathlon Challenge – a family friendly triathlon on 30th January 2016. Now held for the second time, GEMS Education has organised the Triathlon Challenge to encourage physical activity and movement amongst students, parents, teachers and educational staff. Studies have shown that

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HVR Sports   10thingsnottosay HVR Sports 10 Things Not to Say to a Triathlete

10 Things Not to Say to a Triathlete

1. “All you ever do is work out, don’t you have a life?” Why yes, I do. Nothing makes me MORE alive than bringing back childhood through swimming, biking and running while enhancing them with the competitive spirit. 2. “I could do a tri, I just don’t have the time.” News flash: We don’t have

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HVR Sports   Nicky Samuels Samuels back in top tier triathlon squad

Samuels back in top-tier triathlon squad

Triathlon New Zealand has set a high bar in announcing its latest high performance squads, high performance director Graham Maw says. Only two athletes of the 10 named have made the tier one squad – world No.2 Andrea Hewitt, and returning former world No.5 Nicky Samuels. Hewitt has only recently committed to her third Olympics,

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