ITU World Cup Victory in Tongyeong!

By Mark Etheridge South Africa’s Henri Schoeman wrapped up his international competition year on the best possible note with victory in Sunday’s ITU Triathlon World Cup in Tongyeong, South Korea. Schoeman won silver for Team South Africa in the team event at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland earlier this year and this latest moment cements […]


Silver in Glasgow!

Witten by Mark Etheridge. For coaches like Lindsey Parry Saturday, 26 July was what make the hours of strategising, sweating and stressing perfectly bearable. For Saturday was the day that saw one of the best results yet for South African triathlon as the team sprinted to silver in the mixed team relay. The quartet of Kate […]


Quick update for January – February

I started the year off with a real bang! I attended a training camp in Fuerteventura, one of the Canary Islands in Spain. I have been fortunate enough to have been invited by Javier Gomez to train with him and his squad. It’s a great opportunity to train alongside a multiple and current world Champion […]


2013 Troutbeck Africa Cup

Looking back on my last race of the 2013 season, I feel nothing but gratitude. Defending my 2012 title was amazing and the organization from Triathlon Zimbabwe was absolutely spectacular. The ITU African Cup was staged in the beautiful mountains of Troutbeck in Zimbabwe at about 2000m. It has the same majestic feel as the […]


My Breakthrough Year – The Story Behind It

Despite having a bad race in the Elite World Championships in London last weekend ….. What an exciting roller coaster ride! I have also had some time to reflect on my season as a whole. I started the year off by winning my regional championships followed by a third at our National sprint championships, which […]