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Why Cycling is So Important for Triathlon

(imitating duck) – But, I need some electrolytes. Chain is dry as a bone. Good mor– afternoon, trainiacs. We’re sitting here at, just before one o’clock, about to head out for a nice, good group ride. So, the old road bike is a little bit worse for the wear, at the moment, having gone through […]

Triathlon Bike vs Road Bike

Triathlon Bike vs Road Bike

– Now the biggest key difference, obviously, between a road bike and a tri bike is the front end. (whoosh) On a tri bike, it’s about 90 degrees. (whoosh) (energetic music) (whoosh) Good afternoon, traniacs. We are currently off to Alter Ego Sports, your favorite bike shop, my favorite bike shop, everyone in Winnipeg’s favorite […]

Choosing the Right Triathlon Bike Saddle

Choosing the Right Triathlon Bike Saddle

– Who, what, why, where, when, saddles, and how to select the right one for you. Now as far as split nose saddles go. (grunts) (upbeat instrumental music) What’s up, trainiacs? Very quick video today because I just got in from a 30 hour saga of flying yesterday and I had a bad Larabar this […]

Triathlon Bike Gear Selection

– Gear right, you’ll be fast. Bouncing your bum up and down. Bike gearing. Trainiacs, trainiacs, trainiacs. Bike gearing, bike gearing, bike gearing. I get asked occasionally to do a video on gearing for a bike, and I’m going to totally sidestep the question about gear ratios and what sort of front chain ring you […]

Triathlon News Aug 6, 2019: Lance Armstrong Makes Millions off Cycling

Triathlon News Aug 6, 2019: Lance Armstrong Makes Millions off Cycling

– What’s up, Trainiacs? Welcome to this week’s Triathlon Newsday Tuesday where in this week’s edition of Tri Newsday, one of our favorite bike companies does some big money hustlin’. Another company in the endurance world is like the opposite of big money hustlin’. There are no money lazying. And, we gotta get those views […]

Average Half Ironman Swim/Bike/Run Times for Every Age Group

Average Half Ironman Swim/Bike/Run Times for Every Age Group

(door clicks) – What’s up, Trainiacs? We’ve got ourselves a bit of a, like a low cadence, muscular strength sort of a ride going on right now. Not super long, not super hard. Just quality. I just realized I put the bike over here just to put it back. So, we have been diving into […]

Cam Wurf Bike Training Course Day 5: Pro Triathlete Cycling Tests

(motor whirrs) – Morning, trainiacs. MTK and I are the most touristy tourists that ever could tourist. What do you say back there? – Hello. – Off for breakfast. Day five in LA? Ooh, it’s gettin’ sketchy. This is gettin’ really sketchy. I gotta stop. Alright. Big day. Lots of testing, lots of biking. Lots […]

Best Beginner Triathlon Bike

– Morning, Trainiacs. We got some bike decisions to make. Go for the OG road bike, the new road bike? No? Is it a tri bike kinda day? What about the entry-level Ventum, the Ventum Z? No, no? (grunts) We’re taking the fat bike out for a ride. Now, a lot of the beginner triathletes […]