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  • 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.

  • 2019 ENTRIES OPEN

    2019 ENTRIES OPEN

    28th September 2018

    Have you got what it takes to take on the mountain? Join us on Saturday 14th September 2019 and become a Braveheart. ENTER HERE

  • Hill Climbing Made Easy

    Hill Climbing Made Easy

    24th July 2018

    It’s something we’ve all asked ourselves at the foot of yet another seemingly endless climb – should we sit or should we stand-up? And yet surprisingly few people know the answer. You’ll have noticed that some riders prefer to keep…

  • 3 KEY BIKE SESSIONS FOR THE HILLS OF THE HIGHLANDS

    3 KEY BIKE SESSIONS FOR THE HILLS OF THE HIGHLANDS

    10th July 2018

    The Ben Nevis Triathlon bike route takes in some solid climbs on good roads. Here are three British Cycling training sessions which will give you the confidence to tackle the climbs and distance. For all sets do a warm up…

  • THE IMPORTANCE OF THE 30-MINUTE TRAINING WINDOW

    THE IMPORTANCE OF THE 30-MINUTE TRAINING WINDOW

    9th June 2018

    Science in Sport performance nutritionist, Ted Munson, shares the science behind your post training protein When in training for a triathlon, it’s essential to get your nutrition right in the 30-minutes after exercise, so you can feel the benefits in…

  • Road Bike Hire in Fort William for £40

    Road Bike Hire in Fort William for £40

    12th March 2018

    Road Bike Hire Do you want to take on the Ben Nevis Braveheart but not the hassle of transporting your bike to Fort William? Not a problem! You can hire a quality road bike from Off Beat Bikes based in Fort…