• LIFESTYLE

    Happy Fourth of July from Team TYR!

    Did you know that TYR Sport was founded in Huntington Beach, California, over thirty years ago? As an American brand we are proud to celebrate the red, white and blue, especially on Independence Day. So in honor of our nation’s birthday, we caught up with some of team TYR’s finest to see how they enjoyed the summer holiday. For a fun look at what everyone’s been up to, scroll down below. Katie Ledecky View this post on Instagram Happy 4th! 📸: @nbcolympics A post shared by Katie Ledecky (@kledecky) on Jul 4, 2018 at 10:40am PDT Ryan Lochte  View this…

  • LIFESTYLE

    TYR Tips for a Safe Summer

    With the start of summer officially upon us, warm-weather enthusiasts nationwide are heading out to enjoy the season. From outdoor workouts to beach day barbeques, there’s tons to do when it comes to celebrating this active time of year. However, getting outside comes with some serious responsibility. In fact, according to the American Cancer Society ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun (or other sources like tanning beds) are currently the #1 cause of skin cancer. Not to mention, overexposure to the sun can also lead to other issues like sunburn and eye damage. So with the help of experts, we’ve…

  • LIFESTYLE

    Your Team TYR Father’s Day Recap

    On behalf of team TYR we hope everyone enjoyed their Father’s Day weekend with the people they love. Curious to see what our athletes have been up to with their minis? Then scroll down below! Ryan Lochte View this post on Instagram The greatest feeling in the world. My little nugget! Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads! #samesuits #twins #pooltime #teamtyr A post shared by Ryanlochte (@ryanlochte) on Jun 17, 2018 at 11:51am PDT View this post on Instagram HAPPY FATHERS DAY DADA!!! Caiden and I love you so much. The way you two look at each other makes…

  • TALKS

    Overcoming the Most Common Triathlon Fears with Jodie Swallow-Cunnama

    It’s no secret that choosing to participate in a triathlon is a major undertaking. From the long hours of training to the unpredictable weather, there are a number of factors that keep people from signing up for their first race. To help combat some of the most common fears associated with the sport, we’ve enlisted the help of Olympian, IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion and ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Champion Jodie Swallow Cunnama. Read on below for her take on how to overcome your nerves and tackle your first tri. View this post on Instagram the World 70.3 Champs are…

  • NEWS

    Team TYR Welcomes 5x Olympic Gold Medalist and 14x World Champion Katie Ledecky

    That’s right! We’re proud to welcome 5x Olympic Gold Medalist and 14x World Champion Katie Ledecky to #TeamTYR!  As one of the most iconic names in swimming, Ledecky has redefined the boundaries of her sport. At just 21 years old, she has been named “World Swimmer of the Year” four times and has broken 14 world records. With show-stopping appearances in the last two Olympic Games, she has earned a total of six Olympic medals, including five golds for her swims in the 200m, 400m, 800m, and 4x200m freestyle. Katie currently holds 26 medals in major international competitions, including 24 first-place…

  • TIPS

    TYR How to: Proper Butterfly Stroke

    At TYR, we’re all about upping our game- which is why we’ve designed our series of How to Videos to help athletes take their training to the next level. In our most recent upload we’re diving into how to achieve a proper hand position in your butterfly stroke, featuring none other than 6x Olympic Medalist and 23x World Championship Medalist Matt Grevers. Check out the video and our tips below, plus stay tuned for more tutorials to come! Proper butterfly stroke technique helps to keep balance between your body movement and leg kick. Butterfly arms are a continuous and simultaneous…

  • TIPS

    Visualization 101: Why You Should Try this Out-of-the-Box Training Technique

    When it comes to athletic pursuits, it’s important to remember that success is far more than physical. In fact, champions of all walks of life will attest to the notion that power of the mind is just as essential to their achievement as palpable strength or speed. So how do some of the world’s most recognized competitors prepare for race day? Well according to team TYR, they visualize. That’s right. Both Momma on a Mission Dana Vollmer and breaststroke phenom Cody Miller have more in common than just their American records and Olympic medals. In fact, both team TYR swimmers…

  • TIPS

    TYR How To: Proper Backstroke Kick

    With the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series well underway, we want to help athletes up their game in time for race day. In our most recent “TYR Sport How to Video” we’re diving into how to achieve a proper kick in your backstroke, featuring none other than 6x Olympic Medalist and 23x World Championship Medalist Matt Grevers. Check out the video and our tips below, plus stay tuned for more tutorials to come! Proper kick is essential for not only propelling you through the water, but also aiding in the rotation phase of your backstroke.  Kick from the hip with a…