Category: Athletes

Race Like Neil Beltchenko

Race Like Neil Beltchenko

By Neil Beltchenko, ultra endurance and adventure cyclist How I Get Race Day Ready Racing is hard, stressful and draining! I’ll be the first one to tell you things do not always go as planned, but that’s the life of racing.  In an attempt to produce more good than...
Race Like Courtney Dauwalter

Race Like Courtney Dauwalter

How Courtney Gets Race Day Ready To help you get race day ready, we partnered with Courtney Dauwalter, professional ultrarunner, and her favorite brands to get the inside scoop on how she uses all of our products. Hardrock 100 may be canceled this year, but you can...
Triathlon Training Tips

Triathlon Training Tips

By Wendy Mader, Tailwind Coach Fundamental Training Tips Training is meant to prepare you for race day. Consistency and progression are the fundamental variables every athlete should focus on when training for an event – the gradual progression of frequency,...
Victoria Burgess- A Shining Example

Victoria Burgess- A Shining Example

Victoria Burgess shines like a beacon for female athletes the world over. On June 27th, 2018 she set a world record as she crossed from Cuba to Florida on a standup paddleboard (SUP). After a grueling 27 hours 48 minutes paddling the 115 miles, she not only became the...
Around the World with Grant Maughan

Around the World with Grant Maughan

One of the true rockstars in the ultra world, Grant Maughan is a 54-year-old yacht captain, adventurer, ultra-runner and all-round fun-loving, solid guy from Newcastle, Australia. After starting his ultra running career relatively late in life, at age 47, he’s circled...