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Geraint Thomas: Road to the Tour

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Geraint Thomas: Road to the Tour

Amp Human athlete and advisor, Geraint Thomas, is headed to the Tour de France as a hopeful two-time champion. We caught up with him about his preparation for the Tour, his expectations for the race, and how PR Lotion has supported his training. This appears to be Ineos Grenadiers' strongest Tour de France squad ever, with three grand tour winners, and multiple potential team leaders (You, Carapaz, Porte) in the race. Since INEOS hasn't announced a leader, does having so many potential leaders make racing as a team complicated?It doesn’t make it too complicated because we’ll have a bit of...

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Champion Goals: How Braden Currie Won IRONMAN NZ

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Champion Goals: How Braden Currie Won IRONMAN NZ

Braden Currie had over a year between racing to prepare both mentally and physically for IRONMAN New Zealand. In April 2021, he secured the win he's been attempting for the past five years. The preparation for this final attempt was like none he's had in the past. Braden Currie explains how the last year of lockdown contributed to win in Taupo.  How did you maintain training motivation during the pandemic / lockdown to come back for such a strong win at NZ IRONMAN? This year, on my fifth attempt to get that monkey off my back, I pulled off the race...

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How Lucy Charles Sets a PR

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How Lucy Charles Sets a PR

Pro Triathlete Lucy Charles is participating in our 'Personal Best Challenge' on Strava, with the goal of reaching her own personal peaks. If you have goals to hit a PR this season, or you're competing in the challenge as well, keep reading to learn how Lucy discovers her own limitless potential. Haven't signed up for the challenge yet? You have plenty of time! Register here before May 16th. How are you competing in the 'Personal Best Challenge' on Strava?I am going to do an “Hour of Power” for each of the three triathlon disciplines: One run session, one bike session...

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Champion Female Leadership

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Champion Female Leadership

Erica Good is a co-founder and COO at Amp Human. Naomi Clarkson is CCO at Amp Human. Both are not only passionate about the inclusivity pillar of the Amp Human brand, but dedicated to upholding it as a necessary transformational change in the world through the way they lead. In terms of both economic success and social equality, why is it important for businesses to make space for female leadership? Erica: The simple answer is because it's the right thing to do to correct the imbalance. Women hold half of the talent and more than half the college educated workforce...

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Champion Inclusivity: Team Twenty24

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Champion Inclusivity: Team Twenty24

Nicola Cranmer is the General Manager of Team Twenty24, an all-women's UCI track team. She has been in the cycling world, as an athlete and manager, for 29 years. She started TeamTwenty12 in 2005, in preparation for the 2012 London Olympics. Since then she has helped send riders to each Olympic Games (look for them in Tokyo), resulting in dozens of medalists and world champions. The team name has been updated for each Olympic Games they are training for. Shayna Powless is a rider for TeamTwenty24 (joining it as Twenty20) and has been racing competitively for 7 years. She is a UCLA alum...

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