Stories RSS

This weekend we saw race action from New York City to Norway.  blueseventy athlete Ben Collins (USA) won the Lifetime Fitness New York City Triathlon and posted the fastest swim leading from the swim.  Radka Vodikova (Czech) took 2nd on the women's side.  Lauren Brandon (USA) was first out of the water for the women's race.   In Boulder CO at their inaugural Ironman event- blueseventy/Wattie Ink athlete Danielle Kehoe (USA) charged to the first Ironman win of her career!  Christine Hammond (USA - Timex) led out of the water  and finished 3rd on the podium on a rather hot...

Read more

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...

Read more

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what actually happened with the Games selection in the end, we know you weren't selected but once Non Stanford was withdrawn was there an option for you to be reconsidered?LC: The Welsh Selectors outlined the available position on the individual/relay team last November.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...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more