Are you gearing up for your new training season? Trying to get your triathlon gear in order as you start your training plan? We want to help.
We have found some of the best tri gear discounts for you — each at 50% off or more. Some of these are limited-time specials, others are closeouts. Either way, they are a chance to save lots of money. As you get ready for the new triathlon season, take a look at these deals. We like each of these products, as they fit our mantra: “Buy Quality, and Buy Less”.
Tri Wetsuits and Swimming Gear:
Xterra Vortex Wetsuit
Xterra’s midrange all-around wetsuits, a tried and true model that we love.
Built with sophisticated paneling to give you buoyancy and flexibility in the right places, and available in a sleeved or sleeveless version. Get huge savings right now — Use our code, ‘EBOOK’, for this incredible deal at Xterra!
Speedo Ventilator Duffle Bag
An ideal gym bag for a swimmer. Includes compartments for your swim gear, wet or dry, and can carry your other workout apparel as well. The open weave mesh design means that your gear gets some airflow instead of sitting there, wet and sweaty. 51% off at the moment, on Amazon.
Xterra’s Vivid Wetsuit
The Vivid is a great, thin, year-round wetsuit, but we bet you never thought you could get it for $99 (regularly $250). Yes, that is 60% off. Eco-friendly, with neoprene maxing out at 3mm. An excellent buy right now with our code ‘EBOOK’ over at www.xterrawetsuits.com.
Camaro Swim Goggles
Good swim goggles are an underrated part of your triathlon wardrobe, and the products from Camaro do a great job of not fogging and giving you a nice, wide field of vision. Plus, who doesn’t need an extra pair of swim goggles in their gym bag? We love them, especially when they are 60% off.
Pearl Izumi Elite Thermal Jersey.
Pearl Izumi makes great cycling gear, and we would not hesitate to add this long-sleeved Elite jersey to our mix. Perfect for those cooler morning rides, or days when you aren’t quite sure what to expect weather-wise. The jersey comes in two colors, has pocket compartments in the back, and a full-length zipper makes it highly-adjustable and makes for easy on-and-off. You can get it right now for 50% off.
Garneau Ride Gel Cycling Shorts
The Ride Gel shorts are great for your shorter training rides, indoor cycling sessions,and spin classes. Made with Garneau’s Tequila Chamois, they offer a nice fit and comfortable seat pad for short-to-midrange rides, at a price that won’t break the bank. Upon our last check, you can find them for an extra 25% off right now, here.
Scott Fuga Plus Bike Helmet
Have you had your bike helmet for a while? Does your hair stink just a bit after every ride? Maybe it is time to refresh your head protection with a great deal from Scott. The Fuga Plus is a great all-around helmet for the road or the trail. Versatile and comfortable, the MIPS brain protection system will help protect your head, and the high-level of adjustability means that there is
a good chance the helmet will fit you just right. Black or white available, 60% off now, while they last.
Rocky Mounts 2-Bike Hitch Rack
We do not often see these high-quality hitch bike racks on sale. Even though the discount isn’t at the 50% threshold, we decided we needed to include it. We like the hitch bike rack system for its combination of stability and convenience, and as long as your vehicle has a receiver (something that can be added after-market if you don’t) you can carry your bikes securely and easily with the Rocky Mounts rack. We love its lightweight aluminum build, making it easy to install and deinstall. Find here for $125 off.
Craft Women’s Warm Crew
If you will begin your training in the winter, you no doubt will have some cooler-weather runs. The Craft Warm Crew is a great long-sleeved base layer, perfect for those days when you need to layer up. A soft and comfortable fabric, it is the ideal layer to have against your skin, while then using thermal or windbreaking layers above it. We have used Craft gear for years, and
recommend it. Find it here for 50% off.
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We are always on the lookout for deals of any kind in the cycling and triathlon communities. We watch and review products ranging from power meters to swim jammers, and everything in between. Check back often as we update this and our other pieces regularly.