• TECH

    Which Goggle Is Right For You?

    From peripheral range to construction, when it comes to goggles there’s a lot to consider. So to help you choose the best goggle for your needs, we’ve created the easy-to-follow guide below. For The Competitive Swimmer: Competitive swimmers need streamlined, racing goggles that will help to enhance performance. When looking for a competition goggle, consider important factors like design, gasket construction, peripheral range and nosebridge options. A racing goggle should be low profile, supply a wide range of vision and provide a snug fit in the inner eye socket. For The Non-Competitive Swimmer: Are you using goggles to workout or crosstrain? If so, you’ll want to look for goggles that…

  • LIFESTYLE

    Crush Your Turkey Trot with Our Top Three Tips from Team TYR 

    So you’ve signed up for your local turkey trot…Congrats! Whether it’s your first race or a regular tradition, turkey trots are a fun way to sneak in a sweat before indulging in some holiday treats. So, in the spirit of helping our readers score some race day prep, we checked in with team TYR superstars Sarah True, Andy Potts and Lauren Goss. As professional triathletes, they certainly know a thing or two about crushing a run. So what are their tips for crossing the finish line? Read on below. Tip 1: Think of the Race as a Group Experience ST: In my opinion what makes a turkey trot so much…

  • TALKS

    Talking Mental Health with Lauren Goss

    Recently, Team TYR triathlete Lauren Goss shared a heartfelt blog post with fans regarding her struggles with mental health. As a brand, we were inspired by her brave decision to use her platform to openly discuss a topic so many individuals can relate to. So, this week we sat down for a follow up. To hear more about Lauren’s experience, be sure to check out her original blog post and read on for our interview below. View this post on Instagram **NEW** BLOG ** post up on my website. Very personal and honest. This one was pretty tough to write but I felt I should share to hopefully relate to…

  • TALKS

    Catching Up with Team TYR Triathlete Sarah True

    If you’re familiar with the world of triathlon, you’ve likely heard the name Sarah True. From two Olympic showings to a World Triathlon Series championship, Sarah has proven time and time again just how real of a force she is on race day.  And while her list of accolades is impressive, there is one major race she’s yet to take on. That is, until now. This October Sarah will stand among many of the world’s strongest competitors as she prepares to begin the first leg of the 2018 IRONMAN World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. As one of America’s highest Olympic finishers in all of triathlon Sarah is no stranger to competition, and…

  • TALKS

    Gearing Up for World Championships

    The IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships are set to take place this weekend in Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa. With team TYR athletes from around the globe gearing up for race day, we can’t wait to see them dominate the disciplines. Curious to check out who will be there? Scroll down below! IRONMAN & IRONMAN 70.3 Champion James Cunnama View this post on Instagram Pre-race press conference #IM703WC done. Nice of you to join us @samappo … ? #molomandelabay [email protected] A post shared by James Cunnama (@jamescunnama) on Aug 30, 2018 at 3:26am PDT Olympic Gold Medalist, 2X IRONMAN World Champion & IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion Jan Frodeno View this post on…

  • 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 coming to South Africa and it is a BIG deal.…

  • TALKS

    What’s In Your Bag with Lauren Goss

    When it comes to race day there are few things more important to 6x IRONMAN 70.3 Champion Lauren Goss than proper preparation. From an extra cap to an instant Starbucks coffee pack, her bag is filled to the brim with everything she needs to keep moving and fueled as she competes. Interested to know what else she brings along? Then scroll down to see for yourself! For the start of the race, Lauren makes sure she’s got plenty of gel, two pairs of goggles, an extra cap, her race apparel and PAM cooking spray to help her into her wetsuit. Next, she always checks off additional nutrition for the bike,…

  • TIPS

    Tri Tips With Holly

    If you haven’t yet heard of Holly Lawrence, prepare to be impressed. At just 27 years old Holly has taken the triathlon world by storm. After competing at the IRONMAN 70.3 distance for just two years, team TYR’s newest athlete swam, biked and ran her way to first place at the 2016 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships in Queensland, Australia. Since then she has earned a total of eleven 70.3 wins and is currently a 2x IM 70.3 North American Champion and IM 70.3 Middle East Champion. Today, this Great Britain native has made the golden state her home, training and living in Santa Monica, California. View this post on Instagram…