Triathlon Articles

A triathlon is a multi-sport event featuring swimming, cycling and running in immediate succession over various distances. Triathletes compete for the fastest overall course completion time, including timed transitions. To compete in this grueling race, athletes have to be in elite physical shape. STACK's content features four-time Ironman champion Chrissie Wellington and Ironman World Champion Chris "Macca" McCormack. Tap into their mental toughness to succeed.

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5 Tips to Avoid Rookie Mistakes at Your First Triathlon

Nothing does more for an ego than competing in a triathlon. It's a testament to not only your fitness, but also your endurance level — both mental and...

How Often Should You Ride A Bike When You're Starting Out?

When you get a new toy, it's tempting to throw caution to the wind and spend an inordinate amount of time playing with it — and find you're rapidly...

How to Choose a Bike for Conditioning Workouts

As an athlete, it's important that you don't buy just any old bike. You need to know which bike is best for you. Bikes come in many different shapes and...

NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson's Unusual Training Regimen Is His Secret to Success

Jimmie Johnson is the most dominant NASCAR driver of the 21st century, and it's not even close. Since 2006, Johnson has won six Sprint Cup Series ...

Train Like a Pro: Beginner Triathlon Training Program

Triathlon is an amazing sport because anyone can compete. For those who want to finish a beginner triathlon, various distances and supportive race...

How to Train for a Triathlon Without Going Broke

I had never thought to train for a triathalon before. I've been an athlete my entire life, but over the years, I've gotten busier and busier. Soon,...

7-Year Old Triathlete Sets 5K Record

Last month in Rome, Georgia, 7-year-old William Tullis ran a 5K in 21 minutes and 21 seconds. His "Roman Rumble" race time set the single-age world re...

Off-Season Triathlon Training Tips and Workout Program

Becoming a successful triathlete requires year-round training. However, offseason triathalon training might seem impossible at first, and if you fall...

Why Tony Kanaan Might Be the Fittest Athlete In Motorsports

On top of being one of the best drivers in IndyCar, Tony Kanaan might be one of the fittest athletes in the entire motorsports world. Kanaan is u...

Stipe Miocic Trains for His First UFC Main Event

One week before the biggest fight of his career, undefeated UFC heavyweight contender Stipe Miocic had one final call of duty. Miocic had to wo...