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Triathlon Facts

Regardless of whether you're interested in triathlons as a spectator or an athlete, these articles area great place to explore what it's like to train for and complete in a triathlon.

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How long is an Ironman triathlon?

Athletes in search of an extreme physical challenge need look no further than the Ironman Triathlon. How demanding is this event? Well, a full marathon only makes up one part of the race.


Why is certain gear not permitted in some triathlons?

Why is certain gear not permitted in some triathlons? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn why certain gear is not permitted in some triathlons. See more »