How Hard Is It To Go Pro? | Ruth Astle: Age-Group To Professional Triathlete

Published on May 1st 2020


Do you have aspirations to turn pro? But what does it actually take to become a professional triathlete? An age-group Kona champion, now turned pro, Ruth Astle is making the leap! Ruth has kindly allowed GTN to follow her for a couple of days as she makes her debut year in the pro field. With a special thanks to Two26 Photography! Check out their work here ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ™Œ 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. ๐Ÿ‘ Submit your content here: If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - Watch more on GTN... ๐Ÿ“น How Much Do Professional Triathletes Get Paid? ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ“น Features on GTN ๐Ÿ‘‰ Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: A Nifty Piece of Work - The New Fools Calling Me - Ooyy Desember - Ooyy Everything (Clean Version) - Tilden Parc Happysad - warmkeys. Kiwi Garden - Gregory David Outer Edge - warmkeys. Pineapple Waves - Gregory David Simple Gestures - Yonder Dale Sunset Dew - Lupus Nocte Swimming Upstream - Guustavv The Sirens of the Lambs - Matt Large Thunderbird - Ooyy Photos: ยฉ 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 โ€“ and everyone in between! With the help of our former pro and Olympic medal winning team, weโ€™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 YouTubeโ€™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: Assos of Switzerland clothing: BMC Switzerland: Canyon bikes: ENVE wheels: Felt bicycles: KASK helmets: ON Running: Orca: Park Tool: Polar: Profile Design: Quarq power meters: Team Bath: Vision wheels: Zipp wheels: Zwift: YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - Google+ - Strava Club - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN -