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That Triathlon Show

The one triathlon show focusing on practical and actionable advice that you can use in your own triathlon training and racing. New episodes are released twice per week. The episode types are interview episodes with the greatest and smartest people in triathlon and endurance sports, and solo episodes with host Mikael Eriksson where you'll learn tactics and strategies you can apply in your triathlon training and racing, and all things swim, bike and run. All episodes, both interview and solo episodes, are produced with the goal in mind of giving age-group triathletes actionable advice. That Triathlon Show is brought to you by www.scientifictriathlon.com and is hosted by Mikael Eriksson. Learn more about That Triathlon Show at www.scientifictriathlon.com/podcast/
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Aug 28, 2018
Beginner Tip 34 - 5 Common Bike Technique Mistakes. On this week's episode:
  • Bike Fit
  • Unnecessary muscle tensions
  • Rocking the upper body
  • Bike handling - cornering and descending
  • Breathing
 
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Aug 27, 2018
How should triathletes, runners, cyclists and other athletes use and apply heart rate variability (HRV) in practice, to actually improve their response to training? And what other insights are there to be gained from measuring HRV? Data scientist Marco Altini, founder of HRV4Training, has the answers. 
 
IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:
  • The main practical applications of HRV and how to use it to guide training and recovery needs
  • Short-term (daily) vs. long-term (7-day rolling average) HRV pros and cons
  • Potential drawbacks of HRV: can it cause athletes to hold back unnecessarily?
  • Additional insights made possible with daily HRV measurements and the HRV4Training app
  • The latest trends in the HRV field of research
  • The future of HRV research and HRV4Training
 
SHOWNOTES:
https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts144/
 
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Want to send feedback, questions or just chat? Email me at mikael@scientifictriathlon.com or connect on Twitter - my handle is @SciTriat.
Aug 22, 2018
Beginner Tip 33 - 5 Common Swim Technique Mistakes. On this week's episode:
 
  • Breathing
  • Head position
  • Body position and posture
  • Stroke rhythm
  • Stroke direction and trajectory
 
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Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! August 2018 promo - get 20% off your order with the code TTS20!
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW. 
 
 
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Aug 20, 2018
Learn how to train more effectively using running power meters and how to race better with proper power planning in this interview with Matt Bevil, Director of Coaching at Stryd.
 
IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:
  • How to train at the right intensity using power. Not in the right zone, but at the right intensity.
  • How to perform better on race day using power data in your race planning and execution.
  • Using Leg Spring Stiffness (LSS) to identify fatigue, and its application for injury prevention.
  • Muscular endurance training - quantifying hill training using run power data. 
  • What's next for Stryd and running power meters?
 
SHOWNOTES:
https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts143/
 
THAT TRIATHLON SHOW HOMEPAGE:
www.thattriathlonshow.com
 
SPONSORS:
Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! 
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW.
 
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Aug 16, 2018
Beginner Tip 32 - 3 Rules For Planning Your Training Week. On this week's episode:
 
  • Spread out your rest days
  • Spread out workouts in each discipline
  • Spread out hard days and easy days
 
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Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! 
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW. 
 
 
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Aug 13, 2018
Ian Hacon is an age-group triathlete and CEO turned energy coach and business owner with the dream to qualify for the Ironman World Championships in Kona. To do so, he needs to shave more than two hours from his current best Ironman time (12:18). In this case study, he explains how he will accomplish this using a system he calls DREAM.
 
 
IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:
-Dream it - painting the canvas
-Routines - including the importance of sleep
-Effort - nobody said it would be easy
-Accountability - the importance of a coach and a peer group
-Mindset - the difference of having a growth versus a fixed mindset
 
 
SHOWNOTES:
https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts142/
 
 
THAT TRIATHLON SHOW HOMEPAGE:
www.thattriathlonshow.com
 
 
SPONSORS:
Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! August 2018 promo - get 20% off your order with the code TTS20!
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW. 
 
 
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RATE AND REVIEW:
If you enjoy the show, please help me out by subscribing, rating and reviewing: www.scientifictriathlon.com/rate/
 
 
CONTACT:
Want to send feedback, questions or just chat? Email me at mikael@scientifictriathlon.com or connect on Twitter - my handle is @SciTriat.

 

Aug 9, 2018
Beginner Tip 31 - Training zones and workout types 101. On this week's episode:
 
  • Low-intensity (Zone 1 and Z2) workouts: recovery and aerobic endurance
  • Moderate intensity (Zone 3 and low Z4) workouts: tempo, sweet spot, and sub-threshold
  • High-intensity (mid-Z4 and Z5) workouts: threshold and VO2max
  • Anaerobic and sprint training workouts (Z6+)
 
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Aug 6, 2018
Professor David Behm has published multiple studies on the topic of foam rolling. In this interview he gives a complete overview of the scientific evidence in foam rolling and its practical implications in terms of protocols, use cases and what sorts of benefits triathletes can expect from foam rolling.
 
IN THIS EPISODE YOU'LL LEARN ABOUT:
-The benefits of foam rolling for triathletes and athletes in general
-Foam rolling and its impact on range of motion and recovery
-Protocols for foam rolling: when should you roll and how much is needed
-Different rollers: do you really need a hard and painful roller?
-A summary of the scientific evidence on static stretching 
 
SHOWNOTES:
https://scientifictriathlon.com/tts141/
 
THAT TRIATHLON SHOW HOMEPAGE:
www.thattriathlonshow.com
 
SPONSORS:
 
Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! August 2018 promo - get 20% off your order with the code TTS20! 
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW. 
 
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Aug 2, 2018
Beginner Tip 30 - Managing Run Training For Injury Prone Triathletes. On this week's episode:
 
  • Hiking, cross-country skiing, and other endurance cross-training modalities 
  • Weight lifting, functional strength and other non-endurance cross-training modalities
  • Make whatever running you can do high-quality, hard workouts if possible
 
LINKS AND RESOURCES:
 
 
SPONSORS:
Precision Hydration - One-size doesn't fit all when it comes to hydration. Take Precision Hydration's FREE sweat test and learn how you should hydrate. Use the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW and get your first box for free! 
 
ROKA - The finest triathlon wetsuits, apparel, equipment, and eyewear on the planet. Trusted by Javier Gómez, Gwen Jorgensen, Flora Duffy, Mario Mola, Lucy Charles and others. Get 20% off your entire order with the discount code THATTRIATHLONSHOW. 
 
 
RATE AND REVIEW:
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