Rest Is Best To Race Better
Rest is crucial, both amateurs and professionals alike can easily fall into the trappings of pushing too hard in every training session and allowing...
Holly Nairn Switches from Ironman Preparation to riding LEJOG
With no races to really focus on at present, many athletes are looking for new goals to build towards. Blackzone Coaching athlete Holly Nairn...
The Jargon of Cycling and Triathlon Training and Coaching Explained
There’s a lot of confusing terminology thrown around online and in conversation about training, coaching plans or sessions. If you don’t know the difference...
How we Individualise Training using TrainingPeaks WKO5
At Blackzone Coaching we use the long established TrainingPeaks platform and its software to tailor our structured coaching plans for athletes. Head coach Kevin...
How to Enter your First Road Race
Tempted to give a cycling road race a go, but don’t know where to start? Have a read of our guide on How to...
Scottish Everesting Record for Blackzone-coached Fiona Cockburn
This weekend, Blackzone-coached rider Fiona Cockburn put in a hugely impressive ride to set a new Scottish Everesting record, besting both previous male and...
Discussing the Increase in Coaching in Lockdown with Cycling Weekly
It remains a topic of conversation in our everyday lives, and it likely will for the foreseeable future, but COVID-19 and Lockdown has had...
The Benefits of working with a Cycling Coach or Triathlon Coach
Finding the right coach to suit your needs as an athlete is one thing, but answering the question of do I need a cycling...
Get Ready for the Road Racing Season Restart
Lockdown has not only meant that there’s been no road racing for several months now, but it’s also seen most people turn to training...
Massive Improvement from Triathlon Client
It’s a good day to be a triathlon coach! We’ve seen a massive improvement for a Blackzone athlete who is a member of Glasgow...
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