How To Prepare For Your First Triathlon | Tri Training & Race Planning Tips

Published on May 4th 2021


Ready to take on your first triathlon? Naturally, you’ll have a lot of questions about swimming, bike choice, running shoes, kit, races, distances, nutrition, and much more! So we're here to cover all you need to know to get ready for that first triathlon! Subscribe to GTN: Check out the GTN Shop: Ready to take the plunge and do your first triathlon? Maybe you’ve been inspired through lockdown or it’s always been on your bucket list and you’ve now plucked up the courage to give it a go. There is a lot to think about and naturally, you’ll have a lot of questions, or at least you should. It’s time for us to share the knowledge we’ve gained over the years and pass it on to help you guys. We’re going to cover all you need to know to get ready for that first triathlon. 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 Buy Your First Tri Bike 👉 📹 7 Things You Need For Your First Open Water Swim 👉 Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_36mm - Jobii ES_Deadlines - Dylan Sitts ES_Fresh Air Whisp - Guustavv ES_Plennyahenny - Jobii ES_Supershonic - Guustavv ES_WeyVee - _91nova 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 -