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PHOTOS: Highlights of our Time in Kona

Team Endless Pools® returned this week from the IRONMAN® World Championship presented by GoPro in Kona, Hawaii. These photos (and one video) capture some of their most memorable moments. We're particularly proud to have sponsored Steve Walker (left). A family man and a Marine veteran, Steve is also blind and ...

IRONMAN Athletes in Kona Say...

Triathlon's biggest event -- the IRONMAN® World Championship presented by GoPro -- is set for this weekend, and world-class athletes are already in Kailua-Kona training for the big day. Endless Pools® has been offering test-swims in our two pools (with underwater treadmills) just steps from the race's swim start, Kailua ...

Making a Splash at ITU Chicago

This month, the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago hosted athletes from around the globe. With our entrance-adjacent booth, Endless Pools® proudly welcomed them all to the Expo in historic Grant Park. Our very first swimmer: the UK’s Amy Pritchard. After taking her age group’s Aquathlon gold medal, she returned ...

How Triathlete Raul Tejada Made the Leap to Pro

Most triathletes enter the field from one of the sports’ three disciplines. Raul Tejada transitioned from motocross. “When I was 4 years old, my dad bought me a motocross bike,” he recalls. He dedicated himself to off-roading – even coming to the U.S. to train with other aspiring professionals – ...

The “Revolutionary City” Hosts a Revolutionary Triathlon

This weekend, we again joined the REV3 Triathlon Series, this time in Williamsburg, VA. Before Sunday’s Olympic and Half-REVs, the festivities kicked off with a full-moon Friday-the-13th Glow-in-the-Dark 5K and 1-mile Fun Run. Saturday afternoon saw fun for all with the family-friendly “Little REV.” “The REV Adventure Kids Race is ...

Why Do World-Class Athletes Train in a Humble Yorkshire Shed?

Alistair and Jonny Brownlee took the gold and silver medals, respectively, at the Commonwealth Games. They completed the swim with a 30-second lead over South Africa's Richard Murray, who went on to take the bronze. Alistair has previously achieved Olympic, world, and European titles in ...

REV3 Comes to Quassy

Quassy Amusement Park is best known for its Wooden Warrior roller coaster. Last weekend, warriors of a different kind came to swim, bike, and run as the REV3 Triathlon Series took over with an Olympic-distance Triathlon, 70.3 Half REV, and opportunities to warm up and train in an Endless Pool. ...

REV3 Rush – Richmond Wrap-up

Last weekend, the REV3 triathlon series took over the Richmond International Raceway, and the format – designed for fun-for-all, full-throttle action – was as distinctive as the location. REV3 Rush is a dynamic, draft-legal race, consisting of a 250-meter swim, 5-mile bike, and a 1.25-mile run. With a variety of ...

A Different Kind of Triathlon

“Shut up, pain!” “Suck it up!” “No room for the weak!” “You may beat me, but I will make you bleed to do it!” These are some actual mantras of triathletes. And Charlie Patten, Jr., was a typical, driven, no-excuses triathlete … until the day he realized that he was ...

CNN Fit Nation Triathlon Team Trains in National Training Center's Endless Pool

Led by Dr. Sanjay Gupta, the CNN Fit Nation ‘Six Pack’ Team is visiting the National Training Center in Clermont, Florida to continue preparation for the Nautica Malibu Triathlon on September 8. The group is hard at work to develop its swimming, biking and running at the NTC with Dr. ...

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