Finding Affordable Alternatives in the Triathlon Circuit

I’ve been having a look at some races that I might want to do next year and having a look at the cost differential in them.  Just comparing apples with apples, Challenge Barcelona, the Olympic distance is 89 euros.  So that’s probably about £78, something like that.  The London triathlon also run by Challenge Olympic […]

Evaluating Your Triathlon Season

I’ve been reflecting on my season that’s just gone, I’m sure that I’m not alone and that you were all reflecting on last season.  That is a good thing, because we need to think about what we do well, what didn’t do so well and what areas we need to improve. Did you achieve the […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing the Right Distance

You may have just finished your running season and be thinking what’s next for me? Should I go into triathlon, and if I do go into triathlon what distance do I start with?  Should I start with a longer distance one, like a 70.3 or an Ironman distance, or should I start with something else?  […]

Thank you to everyone who helped and competed at Crowle Triathlon 2023

I want to say a massive thank you to everyone who took part in our Crowle Triathlon on the 3rd of September.  It was a huge success and everyone enjoyed it.  We got top marks from the BTF referee, I don’t think I’ve ever seen such praise from a referee before for how we organized […]

Integrating Swim, Bike, Run into One Seamless Performance

Triathlon is one sport.  You don’t come into it thinking, I’m going to do a bit of training for running.  I’m going to do a bit of training for cycling. I’m going to do a bit of training for swimming.  So that when you get into a race, you think, oh, it’s all going to […]

Triathlon Rules Matter Don’t Learn the Hard Way

You might have seen in the news that a professional Ironman winner got disqualified for having his zipper pulled down, or too far rather. This emphasizes how important it is for athletes to know the rules of the event that they’re competing in, and for them to be familiar with the rules of the event […]

Countdown to Crowle Triathlon

It is now less than a month away from the Crowle Triathlon on the 3rd September at the Axholme North Leisure Centre in Crowle North Lincolnshire.  Our price has gone up now to reflect that we’re getting a bit closer to the timeframe, but if you send us an email we might just be able […]

Big Companies Depart, Small Events Shine: The Future of UK Triathlons

You may have seen in the news that there are lots of big events that are leaving the UK market from 2024. Ironman Bolton is gonna just become a 70.3, 70.3 Staffordshire’s going, and the World Triathlon series is not coming back to the UK after Leeds and Sunderland have decided not to bid for […]

Autumn tune-up camp 

At team Animis, we are hosting an autumn tuneup camp training retreat at Vilamoura, Portugal, starting on November 1st,for four days. During this course,we will do some swimming, we’ll do some off-road cycling, and we’ll do some running by the beach front.  All over the aim of picking up where you are at the end […]

The Crowle Triathlon

On Sunday, the 3rd of September 2023, it will be the Crowle Triathlon again, at the Axholme North Leisure Center. We have two Distances, a sprint distance and a super sprint distance.  The event is a really fast course.  It’s perfect for people who are looking for a fast time.  It’s perfect for people who […]