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 […]


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 […]


First 5150 African Champion!

Winning the Elite African Championships earlier this year and now winning the 5150 African Championships is something I am really pleased to have accomplished in the same year. The day started out very cold during the swim, but slowly started warming up throughout the bike and run. The cooler weather made it really nice for […]


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 […]


ITU World Triathlon Series, Stockholm

A series of some surprising results caused our current African Champion Henri Schoeman to get himself from 207th to 10th in the world in a mere 6 months. Schoeman experienced a hard learning curve during his race in Stockholm, Sweden but is positive that it will only make him stronger where it matters. The 1,5km […]