Cover Story: Race to the top

As well as helping you to get fit, triathlons are a good way to develop a competitive edge and succeed in the tough world of business, writes Fiona Ness.

29th June, 2013
Athletes dive for their second lap of the swim of the Men's Elite triathlon. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The triathlon has exploded in popularity over the past few years. As well as providing the obvious benefits of getting fit and healthy, it serves as a way to hone a competitive edge and subsequently succeed in the corporate environment, writes Fiona Ness.

.....

A 112-mile bike ride followed by a 2.4 mile swim and a marathon isn't many people's idea of fun. Or so you might think. The public passion for the triathlon - as...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago