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This past weekend we had some terrific race results from our professional athlete's racing all over the world.  First up with some race wins we saw canadian Rachel McBride won 70.3 Calgary.   Eric Limkemann (USA) preparing to take on his first Ironman this year won Challenge New Albany - a new 70.3/half-iron distance event in Ohio. Jen Spieldenner(USA)  was 2nd on the women's side. In Whistler British Columbia at Ironman Canada, Anna Cleaver (NZL) was 1st out of the water in her Helix wetsuit for pro women and placed 5th at the finish.   Jackie Arendt (USA- TImex) edged Cleaver at...

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bs: Thanks for taking the time to chat with us Leanda- The Commonwealth Games start shortly here, what actually happened with the Games selection in the end, we know you weren't selected but once Non Stanford was withdrawn was there an option for you to be reconsidered?LC: The Welsh Selectors outlined the available position on the individual/relay team last November.  This is what I was racing for: a support role to Non and Helen in the individual event and a place on the team relay.  2 weeks before the selection period ended, an email was sent out saying that the rules had...

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blueseventy athlete Anna Cleaver provided us an unsolicited review after receiving the blueseventy Core Short last month. She gives the shorts an objective review you need to read! First, I am impressed with the blueseventy CORE short. I am an old school swimmer with a very minimal gear bag of toys, so when I say I am impressed with a new product, you can know I mean it. Why you want the Core shorts: Yes the blueseventy Core shorts will make you swim your 100’s faster in the pool, but so will putting fins on. That is not why I...

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Our company mantra "this is our lab" is keeping connected with our athletes who give us the feedback and inspiration we need to be the best in triathlon.  Here we chat with Tim Don, one of the most successful triathlete's racing right now- Tim has been on the podium in his last 5 consecutive races. bs: Good day Tim- thanks for chatting, right to what everyone wants to know: what was your training set for today? TD: Hey how you doing? - swim bike run of course !!! Menu for today was easy 4.8km swim 95km flat spin on the bike...

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David Kahn (USA) Sara McLarty (USA) Ben Collins (USA) and Alan Webb (USA) all were first out of the water at races across the US this weekend.   Kahn swam flawlessly and was first out of the water at Ironman 70.3 Mont Tremblant. David finished the day in 4th place in the Men's race. Sara McLarty led all women in Philadelphia at the TriRock 5150 event on route to finished 2nd overall.  Cam Dye (USA) emerged from the water 2nd literally on the heel of Andy Potts at TriRock 5150 Philadelphia.  Cam though had the strongest day to the finish...

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