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WETSUIT REVIEW – BLUE70 REACTION SLEEVELESS 2022

So why is the new Reaction Sleeveless from Blue 0  such an upgrade on the previous model. I decide to give this suit its first swims at the Salalah 70.3 and the Yousef Al Mulla Memorial triathlon. In Salalah...

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SHOE REVIEW – ALTRA VANISH TEMPO

Altra  Shoes were suggested to me by Robbie Haywood and Brett Sutton at TriSutto after I picked up an achilles injury in the run up to Salalah 70.3. I sustained the injury on a morning session on the beach...

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MAI DUBAI CITY MARATHON: RACE OVERVIEW

Attracting more than 2000 runners the atmosphere at the Mai Dubai City Half Marathon was lively and it was great to see so many athletes of all abilities participating. There was plenty of parking just a short walk to...

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GIANT DUATHLON: RACE OVERVIEW

Dubai Parks & Resorts played host to the first Giant Duathlon of the season and, in my opinion, was an excellent venue for this race. Held early in the morning before the park officially opened for the day it...

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Ánimo. Race report from 2022 Europe Triathlon Multisport Championships Bilbao-Bizkaia

With three days of bright sunshine and near perfect training temperatures leading into the 2022 Europe Triathlon Multisport Championships Bilbao-Bizkaia, I was certain the forecasters must have been wrong with their prediction of rain on Saturday. But no. They were spot...

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IM 70.3 Salalah race report

On paper it looked like an easy race… The problem is 70.3s are not raced on pieces of paper. In theory this was the perfect race to get ready for the upcoming Dubai season. Train during the summer and then...

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Destination Algarve

If you are looking for new multi-sport destinations to discover then consider taking a trip to The Algarve, the sunny south coast of Portugal. The beautiful coastline is dotted with sandy beaches and the Monchique mountains provide a multitude...

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Norseman Race Report by Aimée Sarah Middleton

The backstory For the last couple of years, my coach Mike Bermingham has been telling me all about this crazy race he has wanted to do in Norway that he had a place for. “You jump off the back...

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Following Michael Testori at the Commonwealth Games 2022

Sported.ae took time out to catch up with local rider Michael Testori before he set off to represent Cayman Islands in the 22nd  Commonwealth Games, taking place in Birmingham, UK between 28th July and 8th August. So what are the Commonwealth...

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Representing Team GB – World Sprint Championships Montreal 

A fantastic couple of days in Montreal representing Team GB at the World Sprint Triathlon Championships in Montreal. I raced two races over two days. Firstly I raced the individual race on the Saturday. We started with a river...

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