All articles tagged "cycling"

Cycling Tips for Training Like an Olympian

Olympic track cycling involves intense acceleration and sprinting at high speeds. These sprint races require a combination of tactics and power for the six track Velodrome cycling events. Olympic road cycling however requires stamina to endure the long distances. This applies to both the road race and the individual time trials. Cycling tips for training

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Women’s eliteVELO Cycling Race Team and POWERbreathe

Through our main UK distributor, HaB Direct, POWERbreathe are proud to be sponsoring this women’s development and performance road racing team, eliteVELO Kalas Sportswear Cycling Race Team. The team consists of 6 enthusiastic and highly talented riders: Alice Miller, Frankie Morgans-Slader, Hester Stembridge, Jenny Powell, Julia Hesselberg and Sophie Black. This weekend at Finlake Lodges

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Matt Bottrill – my goal of winning the National 25-mile Champs

Matt Bottrill, POWERbreathe user and time trialist, has won the National 25-mile Time Trial Championships in Cumbria! The event he’s always wanted to win. Here’s his review of his success, in his own words… “I’ve finally pulled it off National champ for 25 mile’s. The event I’ve always wanted to win. Thanks for all your

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A POWERbreathe K5 for Matt Bottrill, Champion Time Trialist

Matt Bottrill is a multi-national time trial champion and Drag2Zero.com team rider and he’ll be using the POWERbreathe K5 to help improve his breathing strength and stamina and time trial performance. Matt is training hard towards the British Time Trial championships in June and has already started the season this year with a record-breaking ride

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POWERbreathe used in physical test at Cycling Camp in Mallorca

More fantastic news from our friends and distributor in the Czech Republic, TrueconneXion who’re not long back from taking POWERbreathe to the Cycling Camps in Mallorca which they did in partnership with professional cycling coach organisations, Alltraining.cz, Cyklotrenink.cz and Cyklotrener.com. These three professional cycling organisations have been running their cycling training camps since February, with

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POWERbreathe attends ‘For Bikes’ event in Prague

              Our POWERbreathe distributor and friend in the Czech Republic, Truconnexion, attended ‘For Bikes’ in Prague, the fourth annual bike trade fair. It was a weekend long event featuring everything a bike lover could want, including POWERbreathe! At the Trueconnexion booth they ran a POWERbreathe challenge where over 150

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POWERbreathe and Dani Wyss, Ultracyclist

Our POWERbreathe friends and distributor in Switzerland have announced that they will be working with ultracyclist Dani Wyss as he trains again for the 2013 Race Across America (RAAM). Dani is already two-time winner of RAAM, a 3000 mile non-stop cycling challenge which he completed in just 8 days, cycling from the East coast of

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Could POWERbreathe prevent ‘turbo lag’ – cycling ace Sean Yates hopes so

Our POWERbreathe man, Duncan, recently visited Train Sharp, a POWERbreathe K5 Testing and Performance Centre in Tunbridge Wells. TrainSharp is an experienced cycle coaching company, able to create bespoke cycling training plans around personal requirements. Owner Jon Sharples is working in partnership with one of the biggest names in British cycling and former professional cyclist,

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Czech triathlete “breathes a litre more” after training with POWERbreathe

More great news from our POWERbreathe friends in the Czech Republic, TruconneXion. Last week, on the biggest Czech triathlon website www.etriatlon.cz, young amateur triathlete, Lukáš Netík’s wrote about his positive experience of POWERbreathe training. Lukáš started POWERbreathe inspiratory muscle training in 2011 on his Level 2 Medium Resistance (MR) model. With regular training he gradually

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