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XTERRA La Union Cancelled for 2017

XTERRA La Union Cancelled for 2017

Sunrise Events, the producers of XTERRA La Union in The Philippines, just announced that the 2017 edition of this event will be cancelled. See the details from the event producers below. February 16, 2017 – We regret to inform you that XTERRA Off Road Triathlon (North) in La Union will …

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Big Discount – 25% Off Entry to XTERRA Phuket

XTERRA Phuket

It is common for race directors to offer discounts for registering early, but we are not sure we have seen an incentive this big in a long time. XTERRA Phuket, the third stop on the XTERRA Asia Pacific Tour this year, is offering a 25% discount on the entry fee. But don’t wait, this offer only …

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5 Open Water Swim Tips From Ben Allen

5 Open Water Swim Tips from Ben Allen Photo: XTERRA

Shifting from pool swimming to open water swimming is not a simple skill to master. Many of us aren’t as comfortable in the water once you take away that black line and the bottom of the pool. In events like the upcoming XTERRA Phuket in Thailand on April 1st, athletes will dive …

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2017 Off-Road Triathlon Training Camps

Aloha Racing - 2017 off-road triathlon training camps

As off-road triathlon continues to gain notoriety and grow across the globe, off-road specific training camps have started popping up. You may be thinking “Why is an off-road specific camp necessary?” It’s a rather simple answer – off-road triathlon requires specialized skills and a unique blend of fitness to be a …

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Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Photo Galleries

Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Photo: Tobias Ginsberg

Kicking off the 2017 season, the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort weekend included a full distance XTERRA, XTERRA Lite, Kid’s XTERRA, and two trail runs. We’ve gathered some of our favorite photos from the triathlons, along with the race reports from the XTERRA Lite and Kid’s XTERRA. You can find the report on the …

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Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort Crown Edwards, Griffioen Champions

Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort 2017 Photo: Tobias Ginsberg

Brad Edwards and Nicolette Griffioen claimed gold at the first XTERRA race of the season, the Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort in the North West Province on Saturday, 21 January 2017.  The Fedhealth XTERRA Buffelspoort pitted athletes against a 1.5km swim, followed by a 26km mountain bike course before finishing off with …

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6 Reasons Triathletes Should Mountain Bike

6 Reasons Why Triathletes Should Mountain Bike Photo: Human Interest Group

As off-road enthusiasts, we know that mountain biking is so much more than just an exhilarating workout. It gives you the freedom to roam the woods, to satisfy your yearning for adventure, and of course an excuse to get a little dirty.  From time to time, we try to convey the message …

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