Review: Riixo Calf Cuff

Riixo produce a range of products that provide ice, heat and compression therapy. The Riixo Calf Cuff seemed like the ideal all round product to test out as it covers all three therapies

Review: On Running Cloudflow

After several months of training, Chris Hovenden reviews another model from the popular On Running range. How did the new Cloudflow perform?

Review: Endura Pro SL Helmet

Chris Hovenden reports on the Endura Pro SL Helmet – which he’s enjoyed so much it’s taken him 12 months to write his review…

Product Review: Orca Predator Wetsuit

Chris Hovenden reports his findings on Orca’s ‘most advanced wetsuit to date’, the Predator. Claiming flexility and buoyancy, how does it perform?

Swimming headphones group test

Listening to music while swimming? If so, check out our swimming headphones group test for details on four models currently available

Review: Kudos Wheels Race Wheel Hire

Want to get the latest race wheels without spending the big bucks buying them? Kudos Wheels provides a hire service to help, Chantal Cummings tried it out

Review: Orca Transition Bag

Triathlon requires plenty of kit, so a decent transition bag to carry it all is a big help. Andy Tomlinson checks out what’s on offer from Orca

Review: Polar Vantage V

Andy Tomlinson puts the new Polar Vantage V multisport and triathlon watch to the test, and comes away impressed with the experience

Review: Reboots Recovery Boots

In search of improved recovery, Paul Shanley has been putting the Reboots Recovery Boots system to the test. Here’s his experience

Review: Canyon Speedmax CF 8.0 SL

At just over £3,000, the Canyon Speedmax CF 8.0 SL offers a big spec for the price tag. Chris Hovenden put it through its paces to see how it performs

Review: Ryzon Myth Aero Sleeve Tri Race Suit

We didn’t get to see him race in it in Kona this year, but the Ryzon Myth Aero Sleeve Tri Race Suit is the race kit of multiple World Champion, Jan Frodeno. Chris Hovenden has been putting the suit to the test in recent months…

Review: HUUB Brownlee Agilis wetsuit

The new Brownlee Agilis wetsuit from HUUB Design comes with some bold ‘Game Changer’ claims, but how does it perform in practice? Chris Hovenden put the new release to the test

Review: Kask Utopia helmet

If you watched the 2018 Tour de France, you may have noticed him sporting a new cycling helmet. The Kask Utopia will soon be available for public sale – and Chris Hovenden has already been putting it to the test.


The SUUNTO 9 GPS watch is the latest from the tech company and is designed for Multisport and action sports. Track daily metrics like steps and sleep aswell as in-depth training analysis. A solid, reliable training aid.

Review: On Running Cloud X

Chris Hoveneden has had a busy season of both racing and training. His latest testing has featured the On Running Cloud X trainers, the running shoe of choice for Tim Don, Nicola Spirig and Javier Gomez amongst others.

Review: Crankalicious Homemade Cycle Care

Excited about bike cleaning products? Not the most exciting things perhaps, but having tested out the range from Crankalicious Homemade Cycle Care, we came away impressed – and with very clean bikes!

Review: Scott Cadence PLUS Helmet

The Scott Cadence PLUS has been the helmet of choice for Sebastian Kienle for the past two years in Kona. The recent hot weather gave Paul Shanley the opportunity to try it himself – and he was very impressed

Review: Salice Chrono TT Helmet

Aerodynamic helmets are almost standard issue now in triathlon and time trial events. How does the Chrono TT model from Italian brand, Salice, perform? Chris Hovenden puts it to the test.

Review: Bike Box Alan Premium

A familiar site at airports around the world, we put the Bike Box Alan Premium to the test. How does it perform when transporting your cycling pride and joy?

Review: Roka Phantom Ti Sunglasses

If you want to combine the ‘Top Gun’ look with sports performance in your shades, perhaps the Roka Phantom Ti Sunglasses could be what you are looking for. Can form and function combine?

Review: HUUB Albacore Triathlon Suit

The HUUB Albacore Triathlon Suit doesn’t come cheap – but does it have produce the performance to prove its worth? Chris Hovenden has been putting it to the test.

Review: Kask Bambino Pro

With the racing season starting to get into full swing, is an aero helmet on your wish list? Chris Hovenden has been putting the Kask Bambino Pro to the test.

Product Review: On Running Pants

Best known for its CloudTec running shoes, On Running have added a small range of premium apparel to their collection. Chris Hovenden puts their Running Pants to the test

Product Review: Giro Synthe MIPS helmet

Giro claim that it is the “pinnacle of road helmet design” – Chris Hovenden has been putting the Giro Synthe MIPS to the test. Does it live up to the claims?

Review: Lazer Wasp Air Tri helmet

The Lazer Wasp Air Tri is said to be designed to meet the specific needs of triathletes. We put it to the test to see if does just that.

Review: ISM PS 1.0 saddle

While the ‘Adamo’ name has gone, Chris Hovenden puts the popular ISM PS 1.0 saddle to a long-term test. Could it be the answer to your saddle issues?

22-24 Sep 2023
Long Course Weekend Belgium
1 Oct 2023
IRONMAN Barcelona
14 Oct 2023
Challenge Mallorca
15 Oct 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Poreč
26 Nov 2023
Challenge Canberra
20 Apr 2024
Challenge Mogán-Gran Canaria
27 Apr 2024
Challenge Taiwan
11 May 2024
IRONMAN 70.3 Alcudia-Mallorca
2 Jun 2024
Challenge Salou
9 Jun 2024
Challenge Wales
23 Jun 2024
Challenge Kaiserwinkl-Walchsee
30 Jun 2024
Challenge Cagnes-sur-Mer
14 Jul 2024
IRONMAN Vitoria-Gasteiz
17 Aug 2024
18 Aug 2024
IRONMAN Copenhagen
24 Sep 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Augusta
24 Sep 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Cozumel
21-24 Sep 2023
XTERRA World Championship
24 Sep 2023
Challenge Sanremo
22-24 Sep 2023
WTCS Finals Pontevedra
30 Sep 2023
Super League Triathlon Championship – Malibu
1 Oct 2023
World Triathlon Cup Tanger
7 Oct 2023
World Triathlon Cup Rome
14 Oct 2023
Challenge Mallorca
14 Oct 2023
IRONMAN World Championship
14 Oct 2023
World Triathlon Cup Chengdu
15 Oct 2023
IRONMAN 70.3 Waco
14-15 Oct 2023
XTERRA Sardegna
15 Oct 2023
World Triathlon Cup Brasilia
21 Oct 2023
IRONMAN Portugal – Cascais