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#Triathlon

# triathlon - Monday 23 March, 2020

'You don't walk into an 80 grand job... That's a hard thing for an athlete to take'
# Life After The Olympics
# Life After The Olympics

'You don't walk into an 80 grand job... That's a hard thing for an athlete to take'

Mar 23rd 2020, 6:08 PM 9,146 Views 0 Comments

In part three of our series, Olympian Gavin Noble discusses his transition away from high-level sport.

# triathlon - Thursday 15 August, 2019

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together
# Disaster
# Disaster

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together

Aug 15th 2019, 11:50 AM 10,822 Views 5 Comments

Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown won’t be doing this again.

# triathlon - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'
# 2020 Vision
# 2020 Vision

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'

Jul 23rd 2019, 3:24 PM 7,400 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a remarkable rise to the top for leading Irish triathlete Carolyn Hayes, whose Olympic dream is well and truly alive.

# triathlon - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'
# Pain
# Pain

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'

May 22nd 2019, 8:25 PM 52,089 Views 7 Comments

Eileen Ring reflects on a difficult few years after a life-altering incident in November 2013.

# triathlon - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Chasing Kona: From 60-a-day smoker to elite Ironman
# Making A Change
# Making A Change

Chasing Kona: From 60-a-day smoker to elite Ironman

Oct 21st 2018, 10:00 AM 37,882 Views 14 Comments

Dubliner Rob Cummins gave up smoking at 27 and rose to the top of one of the world’s toughest endurance sports.

# triathlon - Sunday 2 September, 2018

World Cup silver for Ireland as White produces career-best performance
# Podium Finish
# Podium Finish

World Cup silver for Ireland as White produces career-best performance

Sep 2nd 2018, 9:03 PM 9,706 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old becomes just the third Irish triathlete to achieve a World Cup podium finish.

# triathlon - Friday 10 August, 2018

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?
# Endurance
# Endurance

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?

Aug 10th 2018, 3:48 PM 25,261 Views 5 Comments

We test your knowledge on the well-known personalities who have pushed themselves to the limit.

# triathlon - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'
# Huphup
# Huphup

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'

Jul 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 5,043 Views 0 Comments

Former Olympian Gavin Noble is part of the duo behind HupHup, a coaching team hoping to help Irish athletes reach an elite level.

# triathlon - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Getting fitted! The kit you need when training for your first triathlon, and what you don't need
# Follow Journeys
# Follow Journeys

Getting fitted! The kit you need when training for your first triathlon, and what you don't need

Jun 9th 2018, 1:28 PM 5,018 Views 1 Comment

We got some expert advice from Rob Cummins out at Wheelworx.

# triathlon - Saturday 19 May, 2018

A million questions without any reassuring answers - the first step into the unknown
# Follow Journeys
# Follow Journeys

A million questions without any reassuring answers - the first step into the unknown

May 19th 2018, 8:30 AM 4,334 Views 1 Comment

As Ryan Bailey begins his fitness journey, former triathlete Bryan Keane is on hand to offer some expert advice.

# triathlon - Friday 11 May, 2018

Training for a triathlon? Here's a 5-step stretching routine to help with the cycling leg
# Training
# Training

Training for a triathlon? Here's a 5-step stretching routine to help with the cycling leg

May 11th 2018, 9:59 AM 3,658 Views 0 Comments

Muscle pulls are a disaster and this will help you avoid them.

# triathlon - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel
# RIP
From TheJournal.ie
# RIP

Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel

Aug 8th 2017, 7:05 PM 37,529 Views 27 Comments

Douglas Waymark was taking part in the Enduroman triathlon.

# triathlon - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

'I'm a fighter, but this fight got me' - Irish Olympian Reid calls time on her career
# Waving The White Flag
# Waving The White Flag

'I'm a fighter, but this fight got me' - Irish Olympian Reid calls time on her career

Jul 25th 2017, 11:55 AM 29,402 Views 9 Comments

The triathlete has announced she is retiring from the sport due to injuries.

# triathlon - Monday 19 September, 2016

WATCH: Jonny Brownlee dragged to finish by brother Alastair in dramatic World Triathlon finale
# O Brother Where Art Thou
# O Brother Where Art Thou

WATCH: Jonny Brownlee dragged to finish by brother Alastair in dramatic World Triathlon finale

Sep 19th 2016, 8:44 AM 8,609 Views 7 Comments

After Jonny Brownlee’s legs gave out with 700m left, Alastair Bronwlee made sure his brother reached the finish in Mexico.

# triathlon - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Triathlete who was knocked off bike by Phoenix Park stag qualifies for World Championships
# Stag Party
# Stag Party

Triathlete who was knocked off bike by Phoenix Park stag qualifies for World Championships

Aug 30th 2016, 2:57 PM 7,929 Views 5 Comments

Shane O’Reilly is nursing a badly bruised shoulder but he received some good news today.

# triathlon - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Aileen Reid finishes 21st in the Olympic triathlon
# Triathlon
# Triathlon

Aileen Reid finishes 21st in the Olympic triathlon

Aug 20th 2016, 6:00 PM 6,197 Views 4 Comments

American Gwen Jorgensen pulled away on the run to take gold.

# triathlon - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Gold and silver for Brownlee brothers in men's triathlon as Keane finishes in 40th
# Brothers In Arms
# Brothers In Arms

Gold and silver for Brownlee brothers in men's triathlon as Keane finishes in 40th

Aug 18th 2016, 5:02 PM 5,886 Views 4 Comments

Alistair had six seconds to spare over his younger brother Jonathan on a challenging Rio course.

People 'aren't aware' how tough it is to get to the Olympics, so we asked an Olympian
# Getting It Straight
# Getting It Straight

People 'aren't aware' how tough it is to get to the Olympics, so we asked an Olympian

Aug 18th 2016, 8:23 AM 6,236 Views 2 Comments

Triathlete Gavin Noble recalls how much work goes into making it to an Olympic Games.

# triathlon - Saturday 16 July, 2016

17-year-old Edgar storms to national sprint distance triathlon title
# Triple Threat
# Triple Threat

17-year-old Edgar storms to national sprint distance triathlon title

Jul 16th 2016, 4:04 PM 5,893 Views 3 Comments

Carolyn Hayes dug deep to defend her title in the women’s race.

# triathlon - Saturday 25 June, 2016

National triathlon wins for Tighe and Mintern at the Hell of the West
# Triathlon
# Triathlon

National triathlon wins for Tighe and Mintern at the Hell of the West

Jun 25th 2016, 7:14 PM 5,068 Views 0 Comments

There was a big crowd out to support the athletes.

# triathlon - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'I've learnt to deal with those situations. If something is said or written I don't get as upset by it'
# Road To Rio
# Road To Rio

'I've learnt to deal with those situations. If something is said or written I don't get as upset by it'

Jun 22nd 2016, 7:45 AM 6,368 Views 0 Comments

After the heartbreak of London, Aileen Reid believes she’s better equipped to deal with the pressure of an Olympic Games in Rio.

# triathlon - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Cork's Bryan Keane seals his first Olympic triathlon spot with strong finish in Japan
# ... Tri Tri Again
# ... Tri Tri Again

Cork's Bryan Keane seals his first Olympic triathlon spot with strong finish in Japan

May 14th 2016, 12:32 PM 3,948 Views 3 Comments

A horrible injury prevented him from making the grade for London, but he carved his way up to 20th today with a powerful run.

# triathlon - Monday 1 February, 2016

Swim, run and cycle - what does it take to be a professional triathlete?
# A Day In The Life
# A Day In The Life

Swim, run and cycle - what does it take to be a professional triathlete?

Feb 1st 2016, 4:48 PM 5,022 Views 1 Comment

Russell White is one of Ireland’s leading triathletes and his daily routine is, as you would expect, strenuous.

# triathlon - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

French Olympian, 31, dies suddenly in sleep
# RIP
# RIP

French Olympian, 31, dies suddenly in sleep

Nov 10th 2015, 11:11 AM 7,417 Views 0 Comments

Laurent Vidal finished fifth in the men’s triathlon in the London Olympic Games.

# triathlon - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

'Now was the time to do it': Triathlon star Reid making one big change ahead of the Olympics
# Back To The Future
# Back To The Future

'Now was the time to do it': Triathlon star Reid making one big change ahead of the Olympics

Oct 20th 2015, 7:15 AM 4,207 Views 0 Comments

Reid, 33, is going back to the way things used to be.

# triathlon - Sunday 4 October, 2015

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport
# Say Cheese
# Say Cheese

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

Oct 4th 2015, 10:13 AM 5,721 Views 0 Comments

All the action from a different angle.

# triathlon - Monday 31 August, 2015

Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim
# Kent
From TheJournal.ie
# Kent

Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim

Aug 31st 2015, 3:15 PM 27,677 Views 6 Comments

Paul Gallihawk was competing in his first triathlon.

# triathlon - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'It will be special' - the biggest endurance race in the world is in Dublin this weekend
# Ironman
# Ironman

'It will be special' - the biggest endurance race in the world is in Dublin this weekend

Aug 8th 2015, 8:00 PM 12,569 Views 11 Comments

2,600 athletes from all over the world will be on the start line for Ironman 70.3 Dublin on Sunday morning.

# triathlon - Saturday 27 June, 2015

3 cool outdoor fitness events to try this summer
# Fitness
# Fitness

3 cool outdoor fitness events to try this summer

Jun 27th 2015, 9:55 AM 5,327 Views 0 Comments

Why not make the most of the good weather?

# triathlon - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Ireland's Aileen Reid got a 'reality check' at the European Games today
# Baku
# Baku

Ireland's Aileen Reid got a 'reality check' at the European Games today

Jun 13th 2015, 9:35 PM 5,513 Views 2 Comments

The Derry woman fell in to a chasing pack that didn’t want to chase Olympic champ Nicola Sprig.

# triathlon - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Three very simple ways to make you (even) faster at triathlons
# Fitness
# Fitness

Three very simple ways to make you (even) faster at triathlons

Feb 8th 2015, 6:30 AM 4,576 Views 1 Comment

Triathlon Ireland High Performance coach Lynne Algar on her top Tri- tips.

# triathlon - Saturday 8 November, 2014

The ultimate beginner’s guide to taking up Triathlon
# Triathlon 101
# Triathlon 101

The ultimate beginner’s guide to taking up Triathlon

Nov 8th 2014, 8:05 PM 5,859 Views 4 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know to get on the road. Or water.

# triathlon - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?
# Endurance
From TheJournal.ie
# Endurance

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?

Oct 12th 2014, 12:00 PM 265 Views 61 Comments

Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?

# triathlon - Sunday 14 September, 2014

10 steps to help you get through your first triathlon
# Give It A Tri
# Give It A Tri

10 steps to help you get through your first triathlon

Sep 14th 2014, 10:00 AM 5,301 Views 4 Comments

If you’re serious about performing well across three disciplines come this way.

‘I was unemployed and triathlon was the only thing I had’
# Interview
# Interview

‘I was unemployed and triathlon was the only thing I had’

Sep 14th 2014, 8:00 AM 26,275 Views 29 Comments

We chat to Irish-based Czech athlete Tamara Maxantova about competing in the World Championships next month.

# triathlon - Monday 28 July, 2014

Two Cork men embarking on 2,068km triathlon around Ireland to raise cancer research funds
# Endurance Challenge
# Endurance Challenge

Two Cork men embarking on 2,068km triathlon around Ireland to raise cancer research funds

Jul 28th 2014, 4:09 PM 5,326 Views 7 Comments

James Colbert and Sean Buckley were spurred into action following the sad passing of John Buckley, Sean’s father.

# triathlon - Sunday 18 May, 2014

How triathlon participation in Ireland grew by 120% in 5 years
# Interview
# Interview

How triathlon participation in Ireland grew by 120% in 5 years

May 18th 2014, 10:05 AM 13,886 Views 35 Comments

Scott Graham tells us about the success of this increasingly popular activity and his hopes for its future.

# triathlon - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Triathlon: Reid into World Series top 10 after strong finish in Japan
# Yokohama
# Yokohama

Triathlon: Reid into World Series top 10 after strong finish in Japan

May 11th 2013, 4:10 PM 1,152 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Bryan Keane ended up well short of Britain’s Jonathan Brownlee in the men’s race.

# triathlon - Monday 6 May, 2013

9 alternative sports to try out this summer
# It's In The Game
# It's In The Game

9 alternative sports to try out this summer

May 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 3,910 Views 12 Comments

With the sun shining, there’s no excuse not to get out and try something new.

# triathlon - Saturday 2 March, 2013

'I wanted to be that person, standing in the ring' - Aileen Reid on inspirational Katie Taylor
# Medal Hopes
# Medal Hopes

'I wanted to be that person, standing in the ring' - Aileen Reid on inspirational Katie Taylor

Mar 2nd 2013, 6:45 AM 8,190 Views 5 Comments

The Northern Irish triathlete has her sights firmly set on medal glory at Rio 2016.

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