If you’ve followed Triathlon Taren for a while, then you’ll know I was quite afraid of the water when I got into this sport.  It was a struggle for me to even swim 25 yards.  Fast forward to the summer of 2015, I completed a...

So, you've decided to dive into the world of triathlon!  Welcome. There's a ton to learn at the start when you get into this sport, so this list will take you from the day before a triathlon through until after you’ve crossed the finish line....

I often get asked by people who watch the Triathlon Taren videos, what I have in my swim bag.  So today, we’re going to go through the bag item by item so you have a sense of some of the swimming essentials you should have...

One thing I hear from a lot of triathletes is that they don’t really know how to get faster in a race, even if they’re making an effort to improve their times.  Here are 10 things that people commonly do that actually can sabotage athletes...

If you've been thinking about getting another bike in addition to your triathlon bike, today I'm going to tell you why I think every single triathlete should also have a road bike. In the course of a year, more than 75% of the total miles I...

There’s a very sad time of year for every triathlete, and that’s called the off-season. Up here in Canada, that’s when it becomes a barren wasteland of snow and ice outdoors and the only way we can train in nature is to hop on a...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Triathlon Taren's Coach, Patrick Peacock, is one of Canada's top Olympic distance age group triathletes.  He has been named Canadian Age Group Athlete of the year and has posted personal best times of a 1:54 Olympic distance race and a 4:12 half-ironman triathlon distance race. In...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Mark Allen is potentially the greatest triathlete of all time.  He is a 6-time Ironman Hawaii World Champion, he was an undefeated 10 time Nice International Triathlon champion, and over the course of his career he appeared on the podium in 90% of the races...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Mike Reilly is The Voice of Ironman.  If you’ve ever heard the words “YOU ARE AN IRONMAN!” odds are very good that those words were spoken by Mike Reilly. In his career Mike has announced nearly 200 Ironman races, calling hundreds of thousands of Ironman athletes...