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2012 Cervelo P2 Ultegra Triathlon/Time Trial Bike

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2012 cervelo p2 ultegra triathlon time trial bike   2012 Cervelo P2 Ultegra Triathlon/Time Trial Bike

Cervelo has released its popular triathlon/time trial bike called P2 Ultegra for 2012. With a reputation for being a two-time winner of Ironman Hawaii, this easy-to-use bike offers an incredible package of pro level triathlon/time trial performance, great quality, and reasonable price.

Aside from reducing drag resistance, the aerodynamic design of the P2 Ultegra increases speed. It is equipped with excellent components, including the handy rearwheel cutout, higher headtube, narrow TrueAero tubeset, and internal CableStop (ICS).

Having a unique triathlon geometry with a two-postion seatpost, the 2012 Cervelo P2 Ultegra Triathlon/Time Trial Bike perfectly fits almost all types of riders. With its perfect fit, the bike guarantees a fast and comfortable ride as well as excellent handling and stiffness.

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2011 Cervelo P4 Time Trial / Tri Bike

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2011 cervelo p4 bike   2011 Cervelo P4 Time Trial / Tri Bike

A Part of the Cervelo P-series, the 2011 Cervelo P4 bike has 25 upgrades. It is the world’s first fully-integrated aero triathlon tri bike.

Built with Cervelo FK25 frameset and Cervelo Aero TT seatpost, the P4 bike is made for faster and more comfortable racing. Its Aerodynamic design was implemented to reduce drag resistance and increase speed at the same time. In SRAM 900 TT components and Shimano RS30 wheels, the 2011 Cervelo P4 bike is made with better handling and stiffness characteristics.

The P4 bike features an all-carbon fiber frame that provides maximum stability on curves and on 100kmh speeds without altering the weight and stiffness. The rear brake is hidden behind the bottom bracket instead of being positioned above or below the chainstays, adding to the P4 aerodynamics. Providing exactly the same power as Shimano Dura-Ace brakes, the carbon brake booster is 30% lighter.

When it comes to…

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2011 2XU Men’s Compression Tri Shorts

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2011 2xu mens compression tri shorts   2011 2XU Mens Compression Tri Shorts

The 2011 2XU Compression Tri Shorts for men are suitable for all triathlon race distances. The leading brand in compression and triathlon technology, 2XU manufactured these revolutionary tri shorts with quality features.

The fabric used in the shorts’ side panels is 2XU’s powerful 70 D/CK, which allows for power and durability. As for the main panels, the fabric used is 2XU’s new ICE-X. This 2XU’s new ICE-X fabric has the ability to reduce body temperature by up to 5°F, which is a great help for long and warm rides. An LD chamois pad in the main panel fabric allows the shorts to have more comfortable feel and be versatile for various race distances.

With its innovative features, the 2011 2XU Mens Compression Tri Shorts provides greater power to its rider. While muscle oscillation is reduced, its user achieves more power. On the other hand, while these tri shorts lessen muscle…

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2011 Jamis Xenith Enduras 3

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2011 jamis xenith enduras 3   2011 Jamis Xenith Enduras 3

With a slight stretched wheelbases and a marginally less aggressive cornering geometry, the 2011 Jamis Xenith Enduras 3 features stability and comfort. An added length to the head tubes allows less of a drop in the handlebars, reduces neck and back strain but compromises a little aerodynamic slickness.

The wheels feature American Classic Victory 30, Victory Ultralight hubs, sealed bearing, 18/24H, and bladed spokes that make the bike superlight and allow great speed. The combined compact cranks and 11-28 or 32 tooth cogs are a great help to riders on climbs and descents. This Jamis road bike has full carbon hollow-crown fork, full high modulus carbon fiber, and Dyad Ultra lay-up.

The fork of the Xenith Enduras 3 road bike is a Jamis full carbon composite, featuring a 1.5” hollow formed crown and forged one-piece dropouts with replaceable derailleur hanger and eyelets. It also has a Ritchey Pro drop-in…

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Bontrager Race XXX Lite Carbon Triathlon Aerobar

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bontrager race xxx lite carbon triathlon aerobar   Bontrager Race XXX Lite Carbon Triathlon Aerobar

Bontrager Race XXX Lite Carbon Triathlon Aerobar is one of the lightest and fastest bars available on the market today. The full carbon Race XXX Lite Aerobar was originally developed for and wind tunnel tested by the Discovery Channel team. Now, after being tested and approved by the best in the Pro Tour, this bar is definitely a true wind drag reducer. The Bontrager item features an exclusive low profile and ultra lightweight carbon Aerobars. This bar is not only lightweight. It is also sleek and aero.

The extensions and armrests of the Bontrager Race XXX Lite Carbon Triathlon Aerobar are fully adjustable. These extensions and armrests allow easy dialing in the most comfortable aero position possible. It also meets standard UCI’s 3:1 aspect ratio for aero bars, so it is approved to be used both on road and triathlon bikes. Features include high compression carbon and its main structure…

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Eurostar Tri-City-Athlon

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eurostar tri city athlon   Eurostar Tri City AthlonEurostar announced its partnership with the London 2010 Olympics. To celebrate this memorable occasion, it is holding the first-ever Triathlon competition on September 14, 2010 in three cities, dubbed as the Eurostar Tri-City-Athlon. The swimming event will be held in Paris, the bike in Brussels and London hosting the running event.

The swim is a 1.5 km swim in the Bassin de la Villette, the largest artificial lake in Paris. Eurostar will be providing the qualified participants with wet suits and swimming caps.

The participants are required to provide themselves with the following items such as; swimming goggles, towel, bike, helmet, cycling and running shorts, SPD’s/clip in shoes and pedal (OPTIONAL), running shoes, personal nutrition pack or kit bag (OPTIONAL), and a warm top post event wear.

The bike event is 40 km bike race on the area around the King Baudouin I Stadium (formerly Heysel Stadium) some north-west of Brussels. The runners…

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2010 Leon’s World Fastest Triathlon

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2010 leons world fastest triathlon   2010 Leons World Fastest Triathlon

The Leon’s Triathlon which is billed to be the world’s fastest triathlon will happen on June 6, 2010. Registration for the event is open until June 5.

The triathlon took a 15-year hiatus and it’s now back with an Olympic-distance race. Leon Wolek, race organizer, assures the spectators that the race will be very fast but will provide them a good view from the park. “I think people are just going to be amazed at how much they’ll be able to see from the park,” said Wolek.

There’s a $20 discount for the online registration which you can avail until April 10. A lottery of a Trek bike and other prizes are also at stake. The 2010 edition will feature a portion of the course on a six-lane highway. Media coverage is expected.

The Leon’s Triathlon will have all its events to begin and end at Wolf Lake Park. The race will…

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