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2014

July 29, 2014 — Journey to Nationals ... What the Scale Isn't Telling You

July 22, 2014 — 7 Ways to Step Up Your Recovery ... Keeping Hydration in Check

July 15, 2014 — First Look: Summer 2014 Magazine Out Now ... Duathlon Nationals Live Coverage

July 8, 2014 — Race for National Titles ... Recovery Recipes

July 1, 2014 — Top Action at WTS Chicago ... Run Stronger and Longer

June 24, 2014 — The Week Before Your Big Race ... Summer Grilling

June 17, 2014 — Last Chance: Sign Up for WTS Chicago ... Live Video Chat

June 10, 2014 — New Membership Card App ... How to Bounce Back Quicker

June 3, 2014 — Experience the Excitement of WTS Chicago ... Pre-Workout Breakfast

May 27, 2014 — Summer Training ... Snacks to Pack for Long Rides

May 20, 2014 — Train to Your Strengths ... Are You Drinking Too Much Water?

May 13, 2014 — Speed Up Your Triathlon Run ... Post-Workout Pancakes

May 6, 2014 — 5 Fitness Tactics to Power Your Performance ... Fueling Facts

April 29, 2014 — Should You Join a Multisport Club? ... Simple Spring Salad for Busy Athletes

April 22, 2014 — Run Faster Off the Bike ... 4 Nutrition Tips to Prevent Injury

April 15, 2014 — Nicole Gross' Boston Story ... Popping the Hood

April 8, 2014 — Top Recovery Foods ... Collegiate Nationals Coverage

April 1, 2014 — Digital Magazine Now Available ... Collegiate Nationals Live Coverage

March 25, 2014 — Tips to Plan Your Perfect Race Calendar ... 5 Whole Food Alternatives

March 18, 2014 — Discipline Shouldn't Be Hard ... Smarter Smoothies

March 11, 2014 — Support PHIT America ... Focus on the Finish

March 4, 2014 — Strength-Building Bike Intervals ... Homemade Pecan Granola

Feb. 25, 2014 — Game-Changing Training Rules ... Rankings Announced

Feb. 18, 2014 — How to Ease Back into Training ... Final Chance for Election Re-Vote

Feb. 11, 2014 — Dark Chocolate for a Healthier Heart ... Make Your Vote Count

Feb. 4, 2014 — 3 Keys to Your Next Swim PR ... Whole Food Fueling

Jan. 28, 2014 — Last Chance for 2013 Rankings ... Beat the Offseason Blues

Jan. 21, 2014 — NCAA Votes Yes for Women's Triathlon ... USA Triathlon to Conduct Re-Vote for 2013 Elections

Jan. 14, 2014 — Support Triathlon as NCAA Emerging Sport for Women ... 14 Iron-Rich Foods

Jan. 7, 2014 — The Secret to Keeping Your Edge in the Offseason ... Favorite Age-Group Photos

2013

Dec. 31, 2013 — USA Triathlon's Best of 2013 ... 4 Fun Cold-Weather Cardio Workouts

Dec. 24, 2013 — Happy Holidays from USA Triathlon ... Winter Issue of USA Triathlon Magazine Available

Dec. 17, 2013 — Benefits of Snowshoeing ... Nutrient-Rich Winter Recipes

Dec. 10, 2013 — Develop an Annual Training Plan ... Offseason Nutrition

Dec. 3, 2013 — Balancing Your Stress Budget ... 5 Reasons to Keep a Food Log

Nov. 26, 2013 — Redevelop Your Aerobic Fitness ... Trace Your Race Results

Nov. 19, 2013 — Try the New USA Triathlon Results Engine ... Nutrition for the Offseason

Nov. 12, 2013 — Break Through a Fitness Plateau ... Savory Autumn Snacks for Your Next Ride or Run

Nov. 5, 2013 — View the 2014 National Championships Schedule ... Training Tips for Your Best Offseason

Oct. 29, 2013 — Explore the Fall Issue of USA Triathlon Magazine ... Pick Your Next Event

Oct. 22, 2013 The Myth of Fast Bikes ... Duathlon Nationals Live Blog

Oct. 15, 2013 — Injury-Prevention Checklist ... 17 Grab-and-Go Snacks

Oct. 8, 2013  5 Ways to Prioritize Your Time ... Garden-fresh Dinner

Oct. 1, 2013  Add Variety to Your Training Plan ... 4 Recovery Smoothies

Sept. 24, 2013  Transition from Pool Swims to Open Water ... Snacks for Runners

Sept. 17, 2013  Five Fantastic Fall Foods ... Leadership Webinar Series

Sept. 10, 2013  Master Bike-Run Transitions ... Recovery Tips

Sept. 3, 2013  Ways to Make Your Workout Work for You ... Carbs for Gluten-Free Diets

Aug. 27, 2013  Tips for Open Water Swim Success ... Why Try Off-Road Events

Aug. 20, 2013  Today Only: Exclusive Discount for ITU WTS Chicago ... Get Grilling

Aug. 13, 2013  Relive Age Group Nationals Excitement ... Exclusive Discount for ITU WTS Chicago

Aug. 6, 2013  Tune In to Age Group Nationals This Weekend ... Youth and Junior Nationals Coverage

July 30, 2013  Join Chrissie Wellington at Age Group Nationals ... Four Fast Snacks

July 23, 2013  Embrace Flexibility in Your Training ... Fueling for Ironman

July 16, 2013  The Importance of Pre-Race Fuel ... Video: Swim Case Study Exclusive

July 9, 2013  Train at Race Pace for a Faster Run ... Portable Training Fuel

July 2, 2013  Dive In to the Summer Magazine ... Simple Cycling Tips

June 25, 2013  Four More Ways to Get Lean and Race Faster ... Combat Swimmer's Shoulder

June 18, 2013  Become a Lean, Mean Tri Machine ... Mentally Rehearsing Workouts

June 11, 2013  Chicago to Host ITU World Triathlon Series Races ... Carbs: Good or Bad?

June 4, 2013  5k Focus for Faster Runs ... Three Youth Training Tips

May 28, 2013  Swim Workout for More Speed ... Basics of the Juice Craze

May 21, 2013  Learn to Manage Competitive Pressures ... Free Hearth Health Webinar

May 14, 2013  5 Nutrition Blunders to Avoid ... Fit Your Training to Your Needs

May 7, 2013  Basic Bricks for a Better Triathlon ... Eating with a Purpose

April 30, 2013 Cut Processed Foods From Your Diet ... Running and Core Strength

April 23, 2013 Experience the Excitement from San Diego ... Essential Steps for Triathlon Success

April 16, 2013  8 Ways to Speed Up Your Transition Time ... Collegiate Nationals Coverage

April 9, 2013 Watch Collegiate Nationals Live ... 3 Plant-Based Recipes

April 2, 2013 Check out the Digital Magazine ... Expect the Unexpected

March 26, 2013 Break Out of Your Comfort Zone ... Step Up Your Swim

March 19, 2013 Five Reasons for Group Training ... Hall of Fame Tickets Available

March 12, 2013 Understand Your Fitness Progression ... A Day of Healthy Meals

March 5, 2013 Gain Strength Through Functional Training ... Common Nutrition Errors

Feb. 26, 2013  Heighten Your Performance Capabilities ... NCAA Emerging Sport Status

Feb. 19, 2013  An Awesome Triathlon in Just Six Steps ... Hall of Fame Class of 2012

Feb. 12, 2013  Ramp Up Run Speed Now ... Scoop on Sports Nutrition

Feb. 5, 2013 Build Speed with a Bike-Run Brick ... 2012 Athletes of the Year

Jan 29, 2013 — Simple Swim Tips for Triathletes ... Last Chance for 2012 Rankings

Jan. 22, 2013 — Shake Up Your Offseason ... Introduce Youth to Multisport

Jan. 15, 2013 — Make a Bad Day Good with a Mental Switch ... Live Chat with Olympian and Coach Barb Lindquist

Jan. 8, 2013 — Bike Trainer Workouts for Any Distance ... Offseason Nutrition Myths

Jan. 2, 2013 — Craft Your 2013 Goals ... Relive Top Moments of 2012


2012

Dec. 26 — 8 Cold Water Swim Tips ... Nominations for Multisport Awards

Dec. 18 — Winter Issue of USA Triathlon Magazine Available ... Happy Holidays from USA Triathlon

Dec. 11 — Five Easy Steps to Better Nutrition ... Verify 2012 Ranking By Feb. 1

Dec. 4 — Renew Now for Free DVD ... Offseason Training: Marathons

Nov. 27 — 2013 Age Group Nationals Announced ... Drills for Bike Balance

Nov. 20 — Video Tip: Recovery Redefined ... The Basics of Going Gluten-Free

Nov. 13 — Supercharge Your Swim ... Three Tips for Smarter Weight Loss

Nov. 6 — Learn to Race at Any Age from Ironman Champion Dave Scott ... Reframe Your Mind for Holiday Eating

Oct. 30 — How to Refuel After a Workout ... Video: Dynamic Warm-Ups

Oct. 23 — Catch Up on Team USA and ITU Worlds Action ... Register for Dave Scott Webinar

Oct. 16 — Revamp How You Ride with Bike Training Tips ... Fall Food Recipe

Oct. 9 — 10 Tips to Transform Your Nutrition ... Motivation Basics

Oct. 2 — Fall Digital Edition of USA Triathlon Magazine Available ... Video: Triathlon Balance

Sept. 25 — 9 Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget ... Treat Your Heel Pain

Sept. 18 — The Reason for Recovery ... Nutrient Timing

Sept. 11 — Video: Running with Jeff Galloway ... Feed Your Brain

Sept. 4 — Yoga Benefits for Endurance Athletes ... The Challenge of Calorie Counting

Aug. 28 — Seven Basic Principles of Training ... ABCs of Sport Nutrition

Aug. 21 — Ten-Point Plan for Nutrition ... Age Group Nationals Coverage

Aug. 14 — Learn How Sleep Impacts Performance ... A Story of Moving Forward

Aug. 7 — Event Coverage: 2012 London Olympic Triathlon ... Mental Toughness for Race Pacing

July 31 — Follow U.S. Triathletes at the Olympic Games ... Long-Distance Training

July 24 — Sprint Swim Workouts for Any Distance ... Avocados for Athletes

July 17 — Three Essential Run Drills ... Portable Nutrition for Your Ride

July 10 — Summer Digital Edition of USA Triathlon Magazine Now Available ... 5 Best Carbs for Athletes

July 3 — Go Faster with Swim-Specific Strength Moves ... Two Breakfast Recipes

June 26 — Your Guide to Fresh Produce ... Proper Race Distances for Youth

June 19 — Utilize Pool Running for Training Variety ... Countdown to London

June 12 — Build Muscle with a Bike-Run Brick ... Two Healthy Habits for Athletes

June 5 — Video: Pace for Your Next Race ... Olympic-Distance Nationals Update

May 29 — Try a Simple Swim Workout ... Fuel for Long-Distance Tris

May 22 — Understand the Bike-Run Balance ... Try These Whole Grains

May 15 — Increase Bike Volume to Gain Speed ... 2012 U.S. Olympic Qualifiers

May 8 — Video: Get Ready for Race Day ... Avoid a Mid-Morning Slump

May 1 — Use Your Kick for Better Balance ... Duel in the Pool

April 24 — Prioritize Pacing for Your Best Race Yet ... Travel Tips

April 17 — Plan Ahead for Race Day ... Follow Collegiate Nationals Action

April 10 — Spring Digital Edition of USA Triathlon Magazine Now Available ... Focus on Race-Day Success

April 3 — Increase Your Speed with Strength Moves ... Meal Ideas for Time-Crunched Athletes

March 27 — Five Fast Breakfast Ideas ... See Your 2011 Final Ranking

March 20 — Four Early-Season Tips for Triathletes ... Salad for Speed

March 13 — Better Breathing for Your Swim ... Live Chat with 2011 Coach of the Year

March 6 —  Why Consistency Matters ... Guide to Organics

Feb. 28 — The Footstrike Debate ... Annual Athlete Honors

Feb. 21 — Prevent Running Injuries ... Kitchen Creativity

Feb. 14 — Use Self Talk to Your Advantage ... Daily Nutrition Fixes 

Feb. 7 — Strategies for Efficient Downhill Running ... Magazine Cover Story Search

Jan. 31 — Plan Your Open Water Swim Training ... Last Chance: Check 2011 Rankings 

Jan. 24 — Basic Bike Maintenance ... Join Our Live Chat and You Could Win New Gear

Jan. 17 — Register for a National Championship ... Practical Goal Setting

Jan. 10 — Discover Your Athlete Type ... Healthy Casserole Recipe

Jan. 3 — Improve Your Mental Fitness ... Eating for Health

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