Alistair Brownlee returned to racing at the weekend for IRONMAN 70.3 Marbella. Brownlee led out of the water with a 39-second lead, but what appeared to be a mechanical issue on the bike put him 7 minutes back, arriving at T2 10 minutes down. Not giving up, a 1:11:03 run split took him to a comfortable second place.
Jess Learmonth led out of the water at the Bermuda round of the World Triathlon Series. By the end of the 40km bike in tricky conditions, Learmonth had formed a trio with Katie Zaferes and Lottie Miller who had a gap of 2.30 minutes. On the last lap of the run, it was clear Zaferes would claim her victory, but Learmonth looked strong in second place. Her second place finish also placed her second in the series rankings after her podium at the previous WTS round.View full article →
In the women's race, HUUB Brit triathlete Jess Learmonth was first out of the water. She finished third, beating American Taylor Knibb in a sprint finish.
21-year-old newcomer, Alex Yee wowed in the men’s race only beaten by world champion Mario Mola. As per usual HUUB’s Richard Varga was first out of the water, and fellow HUUB athletes Henri Schoeman and Thomas Bishop finished in the top 10.View full article →
In the latest edition of 220 Triathlon, they were on the quest for the greatest Ironman tri suit. Our Anemoi Aero Triathlon Suit scored 92% and picked up the ‘Cutting Edge’ award in their group test, thanks to its true and tested aerodynamic technology. They concluded the test, commenting, “Innovative, speedy & comfortable. A landmark winner for long-distance speedsters.”View full article →
You may have noticed a few women’s HUUB branded skinsuits on the track at the weekend, in Manchester for the National Track Championships. Coinciding with the launch of our cycling kit for women, we are pleased to officially announce that we are supporting two of the best British female track cyclists who claimed six National Champs medals between them last weekend.View full article →
At the National Track Championships in Manchester, the team walked away with five more medals as well as a new national record for John Archibald of 4-09.584 in the 4km Individual Pursuit. The team narrowly missed out on an IP 1-2-3 after Jonny Wale got disqualified, but John and Dan still took home the gold and silver respectively.
The team also defended their Men’s Team Pursuit title, as well as taking home multiple medals in the 1000m Time Trial. More victories for ‘The People’s Republic of Derbados’!View full article →
It is official! HUUB is the triathlete’s favourite wetsuit brand. Six years in a row, the 220 Triathlon readers have nominated and voted for us, so thank you to everyone that chose HUUB.View full article →
This is a true story in the form of a letter we received from one of our customers, whose first competitive 70.3 swim in their new HUUB Albacore wetsuit led to them being accused of cheating and having to prove their innocence...View full article →
The Brownlees and HUUB have collaborated to bring to the market a collection of products for triathletes and swimmers. HUUB have worked with the double Olympic champion, Commonwealth champion and two-time world champion Alistair Brownlee, and his younger brother two-time Olympic medallist, Commonwealth medallist and world champion Jonny Brownlee for over five years.View full article →
HUUB’s Kristian Blummenfelt has set a new world-best 70.3 time after racing to victory in Bahrain, successfully defending his Middle East Championship title in the process. He set a new world-best time of 3:29:04 at the IRONMNAN 70.3 race, leading the Norwegian podium sweep followed by Gustav Iden and Casper Stornes.View full article →
Team HUUB Wattbike’s express pace comes not just from world-class kit, equipment and a dedication to training, but also a devout focus on aerodynamics to reduce drag. The faster the speed, the more wind resistance is created, and the more important aerodynamics become. To help you go faster on race-day, Team HUUB Wattbike’s Dan Bigham and Jacob Tipper explain seven aero-myths riders fall for...View full article →