VIDEO: GTN Presents- How to Do a Post-Race Analysis

  

In the latest episode of Triathlon Training Explained, they discuss how to do a proper post-race analysis, and why doing them after both good and bad races is vital to performance success.


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GTN Presents: Sweat Testing and Hydration

  

In this episode of GTN’s “Triathlon Training Explained,” they look at hydration and show how sweat tests work and how helpful they can be for delivering actionable insights about your race day hydration strategy.


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Is Your Routine Killing Your Routine?

  

Routine and consistency are key to performance, but how do you know when it's time to mix things up? Coach Lance Watson offers some strategies for change.


Critical Swim Speed

GTN Presents: What is Your Critical Swim Speed? (And How to Increase It)

  

In this week’s episode of Global Triathlon Network’s “Triathlon Training Explained,” they define what critical swim speed or (lactate threshold swim pace) is, why it matters and how to tailor your workouts so you can increase your threshold and improve your times.


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Managing Risk During The Swim Leg of A Triathlon

  

After a death during the swim leg of a Master's triathlon in Reston, VA, this athlete and coach asks what we all might do differently.


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Work-to-Rest Ratio: The Benefits of 40/20 Workouts

  

40/20 workouts are a great way to structure your interval training. Here's how to do them whether you're running, cycling, or strength training.


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Training for an IRONMAN using TrainingPeaks and an Apple Watch

  

Is it possible to train for an IRONMAN triathlon using only an apple watch? One age-grouper put his apple watch through its paces to find out.


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A Beginner’s Guide to Swim Training

  

If you're new to swimming or training for your first triathlon, you might be wondering how to gauge your efforts and optimize your results. This step-by-step guide will help you set your swim zones, and give you tips on using TrainingPeaks to track your progress.


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Essential Swimming Technique for Triathletes

  

You can train all you want, but swimming faster (and having energy for the other legs of your triathlon) often comes down to technique. Here are some important things to consider when working on your swimming technique, to help you optimize your time in the water.


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Take Your Running Speed to the Next Level

  


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