Testing the Best: 2015 Specialized Line

Thursday, 31 July 2014  |  Gear + Gadgets

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NOTE:  This is a guest entry by Coach Andy Leuterio who just arrived from dreamy Monterey, California for the annual Specialized Product Launch.  Just by reading this article you know that he’s still on Cloud 9.  For all you biker dudes out there, this one’s for you.  Read and drool… (more…)

New Shoe: Nike LunarGlide 6

Wednesday, 30 July 2014  |  Gear + Gadgets

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I’m a huge fan of the Nike LunarGlide, especially Nike LunarGlide 2, which I used for my first 4 marathons!  I think I had around 10 pairs of those!  I kid you not.  The next several updates of the Nike LunarGlide, however, weren’t as great as their predecessors for me.  Now I have the Nike LunarGlide 5, which I can use for 10k training runs.  With the launch of Nike LunarGlide 6, said to be the most stable Nike LunarGlide with lightweight cushioning, I’m curious to know if my feet will love them for long runs. (more…)

What’s the Difference Between a 5k Finisher and an Ironman Triathlete?

Monday, 28 July 2014  |  Bullish Insights

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Whats the Difference between a 5k Finisher and an Ironman Triathlete?

My answer: Everything…and Nothing. (more…)

Gear Review: Zensah Compression

Friday, 25 July 2014  |  Gear + Gadgets

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Compression technology is still a bit controversial. Some say it works, some think its benefits are all in the mind. As for me, I’ve tried quite a number of brands and I’m a huge believer in compression technology.  Now, if that’s all hallucination, I’m not quite sure because I can be quite cray at times LOL!  Kidding aside.  Compression works wonders for me.  I use them for training runs above 15k, occasionally for races, never ever leave home without them for a marathon since I use them during the marathon and after for quicker recovery.  For races abroad, I even wear calf sleeves on the flight home to aid with blood circulation. (more…)

Enervon Activ 226 Bohol Triathlon Registration Now Open

Thursday, 24 July 2014  |  Race Announcements

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To all experienced triathletes out there, the country’s longest triathlon, Enervon Activ 226 Bohol Triathlon in Panglao, Bohol set for December 6, 2014, is now open!  Limited slots available. (more…)