Stay Safe, and Compete in the World-Famous Ironman

Did you know that, according to NBC News and the journal Pain, triathletes can actually withstand more pain than athletes focusing on just one sport? A staggering number of triathletes feel stronger, healthier, and more accomplished, and chalk it all up to participation in world-famous Ironman triathlons. Even so, the truth remains that a record

Triathlon Swimmers with Improper Training Risk Cardiac Failure, and Death

Did you know that, according to a USA Triathlon Study, there were 45 triathlon-related deaths from 2003 to 2011, and 31 happened in the water? Swimming is easily the most dangerous part of a triathlon, and it is also the part that athletes neglect the most. In fact, some athletes even view it as a

Swim, Bike, Run, Repeat, Tips to Improve Your Triathlon Training

When it comes to physical challenges, there are few more daunting or demanding than the triathlon. Races and physical competitions have been ingrained in society and culture for decades, but the first modern event to be called a triathlon in the United States was held in 1974, at Mission Bay in San Diego, California. Triathlons

Are You Breathing Right? Three Tips for Triathlon Swim Training

Did you know that triathlons originated in France during the 1920s? Since then, it has become a popular competing event. The triathlon involves multiple stages of vigorous competing. A typical triathlon include cycling, swimming, and running segments. There are many ways to train for a triathlon, but here are some of the main triathlon training

The Best Triathlon Training Programs

If you are thinking about participating in a triathlon, the first thing that should come to your mind is what types of training program should you be involved in. Finding triathlon training programs is easier today than it was before, thanks to the internet and the resources available on the web. A triathlon is extremely

The Best Triathlon Training Programs

If you are thinking about participating in a triathlon, the first thing that should come to your mind is what types of training program should you be involved in. Finding triathlon training programs is easier today than it was before, thanks to the internet and the resources available on the web. A triathlon is extremely

How to Get the Perfect Shot With a High Speed Camera

Have you ever wondered how photographers capture those perfect images? A hummingbird in motion, a football spinning mid-air, a drop of rain splashing onto the pavement ? they?re all moving so fast! You photos just turn out blurry and flat. With the latest in photo technology, even an amateur like yourself can capture gorgeous, detailed,

What’s the Point of a 1000 FPS Camera?

Ultrahigh-speed cameras are the cutting edge of digital imaging technology. They can easily exceed 100,000 FPS, but they’re not designed for the average consumer. A standard movie camera can record images at a rate of 18 frames per second. That’s fast enough to fool our eyes and brains into thinking we’re seeing a continuous flowing

How Many Pictures Did You Take Last Month?

The pole vaulting picture is amazing. The detail is so great, in fact, that the coach was able to notice that the state runner-up pole vaulter shifted her grip at sometime during the jump. Although she began the approach correctly gripping the pole, by the time she turned and began her descend to the pit

High Speed Cameras Their Abilities And Applications

The typical consumer doesn’t view a camera as something that is meant for scientific use. In fact, in this day and age, cameras are often used to take photos that are meant to be deleted in a matter of time. The average person could use a camera to take a picture of a beautiful scene,

The Many Benefits of Soccer for Children

Most parents know the many benefits that enrolling a child into a sport have to offer. The child will develop a sense of competition, sportsmanship and they will be actively exercising. Sports teams are also great for learning interpersonal skills and for developing interests and passions that they can keep for their life. In fact,

When Was the Last Time That You Went on a Bike Ride?

The two inch by two inch curved piece of thin metal has held up well. The bicycle license that was still attached to the 20 inch purple Schwinn bicycle that had a banana seat and upright handle bars. The bike had spent a few years sitting outside in the 40 years since you rode it,