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  • AFTER THE RACE

    AFTER THE RACE

    5th September 2019

    Post Race Showers Superb hot showers and changing facilities are available at the Nevis Center (at a small cost), a few minutes walk from transition. Prizegiving, Results and Certificates Prize giving will take place at the start/finish – however, you…

  • Taking on the Ben: The Run Section

    Taking on the Ben: The Run Section

    28th August 2019

    4 Facts you need to know On race day you will climb a total of 1341M (4,400ft) and descend the same amount. Check out the profile here. You will run a total of 19.91KM (12.3 miles). The first and last…

  • Open Water Swimming Tips

    Open Water Swimming Tips

    10th May 2019

    Sean McFarlane explains some easy ways of getting into open water swimming or ‘wild swimming’, and seeing progress quickly… Open water and wild swimming is one of the fastest growing activities in the UK and with good reason. Charging into…

  • Tips on kit that you should consider for race day…

    Tips on kit that you should consider for race day…

    8th May 2019

    With only 100 days to go until this year’s Braveheart, here are some helpful tips on the kit that you should consider for race day. Swim A wetsuit of course is needed, but make sure it fits properly. Many people…

  • Braveheart Training Plan

    Braveheart Training Plan

    25th April 2019

    Braveheart Triathlon Training Programme Race date: 14th September 2019 This event is certainly a challenge, but with the right training, the pay off including the amazing scenery and sense of achievement is well worth the effort! This training plan assumes…

  • 2018 Braveheart Interviews

    2018 Braveheart Interviews

    27th February 2019

    Feedback from a few of our 2018 Bravehearts on the race: Tempted to take on the Braveheart? Enter 2019 now as an individual or team on our early bird rates here.

  • Don’t Forget About Hydration During Winter Training…

    Don’t Forget About Hydration During Winter Training…

    28th November 2018

    Written by Andy Blow for our Sister company, triradar.com Hydration is a hot topic every summer, when the warmer weather leads to increases in sweat rates which can make it tough to stay hydrated. However, because we train indoors more when it gets…