Beginner vs Amateur vs Pro: Swimming Edition | How Fast Do Pro Triathletes Swim?

Published on June 13th 2021


How would a complete beginner fare against a professional triathlete in a triathlon swim? What about an amatuer triathlete? Well, we thought we'd find out by putting our rookie against pro triathlete Kat Matthews & Heather in the water. It's time to find out in Beginner vs Amateur vs Pro! Subscribe to GTN: Check out the GTN Shop: If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Submit your content here: Watch more on GTN... 📹 How To Not Panic In An Open Water Race Start 👉 📹 Beginner Triathlon Training Tips 👉 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_If You Forget Me - Golden Fern ES_Me Myself and I (Instrumental Version) - Sven Karlsson ES_Sin City (Instrumental Version) - Sven Karlsson ES_Infant Joy - Golden Fern ES_If You Forget Me - Golden Fern ES_A New Girlfriend (Instrumental Version) - Blacktop Banks ES_Bright Red Lights (Instrumental Version) - Coma Svensson Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images The Global Triathlon Network (GTN) is the world's biggest triathlon YouTube channel, with new videos every day! GTN is for anyone who loves triathlon: from seasoned triathletes to first timers – and everyone in between! With the help of our former pro and Olympic medal winning team, we’re here to inform, entertain and inspire you to become a better triathlete; including videos on: - How to swim, bike, and run faster with expert knowledge - Try our session ideas - Investigations into wide ranging topics - The best triathlon bike tech and gear with pro know-how - In-depth, entertaining features from the heart of the sport - Chat, opinion and interact with us across the channel and on social media! Join us on YouTube’s best triathlon channel to get closer to the sport and to become a better, faster and fitter triathlete! Welcome to the Global Triathlon Network. Thanks to our sponsors: Canyon bikes: Felt bicycles: THEMAGIC5: MET Helmets: Nuzest: ON Running: Orca: Park Tool: Selle Italia: Team Bath: Wahoo: Zwift: YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - Google+ - Strava Club - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN -