The September issue of Triathlete is packed with essential advice on how to win the mental game. Four-time Ironman world champion Chrissie Wellington takes us inside her ultra-gutsy 2011 Ironman win, sharing her mental tools and mindset. Also, contributing writer TJ Murphy talks to sports psychologists and shares their nine best tips and tricks for boosting mental toughness.
And talk about overcoming challenges: We feature four blind triathletes who overcome visual impairment to push the limits of triathlon.
Championship season is just about here. Editor-in-Chief Julia Beeson Polloreno and Web Editor Liz Hichens preview the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Las Vegas, profiling each of the favorites, and discussing whether Craig Alexander can defend his title.
Elsewhere there’s monthly advice from top columnists Chris McCormack, Chris Carmichael and Jesse Thomas, as well as our monthly reviews on gear and tips on training, nutrition and more for all things swim/bike/run!