How to ride faster for free – part 2


In my project #FasterThanSuperman, where I try to become the most aerodynamic triathlete in the world, I have learned that “its all about the engine” is not true. You can ride faster without having a better engine. The estimated gains are calculated with «Average Joe» over 180km. In part one of the blog post series, I … Fortsett å lese How to ride faster for free – part 2

En nybegynners guide til Lofoten


Lofoten er et av verdens «hotteste» reisemål, spesielt for de eventyrlystne som ikke frykter fysiske anstrengelser. Personlig så har jeg virkelig forelsket meg i stedet som også er grunnen til at jeg har vært der fem ganger de siste fem årene. Lofoten er et mekka for mange, alt fra fjellklatrere, fiskere, turgåere, triatleter og kunstnere. … Fortsett å lese En nybegynners guide til Lofoten

Can Alistair Brownlee win Ironman Hawaii?


Alistair Brownlee, the greatest Olympic distance triathlete of all times, is soon having is debut in Ironman Hawaii. Can he win in Kona? Obviously, it’s not impossible that it happens. But do I believe that it happens? Highly unlikely is my answer. Alistair might be the most aggressive racers in triathlon. You just got to … Fortsett å lese Can Alistair Brownlee win Ironman Hawaii?

The worlds most awesome triahlon bike has gotten even better


I am a Quintana Roo ambassador and sponsored by their Norwegian retailer JBS Sport. For the Norwegians looking for a new triathlon bike and find QR interesting send a message to Jonas (at) jbssport.no or send JBS Sport a message on Facebook.  I honestly think my Quintana Roo PRSix Disc is the most awesome triathlon bike in … Fortsett å lese The worlds most awesome triahlon bike has gotten even better

Is it time for triathletes to go low carb?


Low carb diet is riding the wave around the world, also in endurance sports. Is it time for triathletes to go low carb? The short answer is; No, at least not yet. If you want a longer answer you can keep reading on. First of all, nutrition is utterly complex. We are nowhere near a … Fortsett å lese Is it time for triathletes to go low carb?

How do you cultivate the talent of athletic children?


The topic of kids with talents (athletic or otherwise) and how to get the most out of it has been a lot on my mind the last years. The reason is obvious. I am the father of an obviously athletically gifted child. He rode a balance bike from when he was one and a half … Fortsett å lese How do you cultivate the talent of athletic children?

Klar for Oslo Trifestival?


På søndag braker det løs – en av årets aller viktigste konkurranser. Oslo Trifestival – en triatlonkonkurranse for barn mellom 4 og 16 år. Stedet er Sørenga, kun et døyt steinkast fra Oslo S. Hvis du har barn i aldersgruppen møt opp til en skikkelig morsom dag. Jonas debuterte i sin første triatlon rett etter … Fortsett å lese Klar for Oslo Trifestival?

Result of the advanced sweat test


Precision Hydration is one of my sponsors 1228mg/l – The sodium content in my sweat. What does that mean and how do I use it to optimize my hydration and salt intake strategy? 200mg/l is the lowest measured and 2300mg/l is the highest, with an average of 950mg/l. It puts me in the middle of … Fortsett å lese Result of the advanced sweat test

How could Gustav Iden become 70.3 World Champion?


The most competitive 70.3 World Championship in history is over and winner was Gustav Iden, someone very few people had their eyes on. In my eyes, he was the favourite. When he started the run together with Alistair Brownlee and Rudy Van Berg I was certain that he was going to take the win. Gustav … Fortsett å lese How could Gustav Iden become 70.3 World Champion?

Teaming up with Precision Hydration


It’s a privilege to announce my participation as a member of TeamPH. Precision Hydration are the experts in the hot (not to be confused with sexy) field of sweating. Just a few years ago the official guidelines of hydration were that dehydration leads to performance loss and should be avoided. Drink ahead of thirst with … Fortsett å lese Teaming up with Precision Hydration

How to ride faster for free – Part 1


In my project #FasterThanSuperman, where I try to become the most aerodynamic triathlete in the world, I have learned that “its all about the engine” is not true. You can ride faster without having a better engine. Speed can be bought. Even better you can get speed without using a dime. This is how you … Fortsett å lese How to ride faster for free – Part 1

Race report – Lofoten Triathlon 2019


It was a nightmare. The preparations for Lofoten Triathlon Extreme distance was less than optimal. Less than 2 weeks after Norseman and using the time between to work one week continuously 12 hours nightshift. The few days in transit was used to unpack, wash and repack. I was sleep-deprived, unprepared and stressed out when hitting … Fortsett å lese Race report – Lofoten Triathlon 2019

Race report Norseman 2019 – the epic battle   


Before the race, I was very calm and confident that I would win. I was out there to rip the field apart and truly smash it. Luckily I got tougher competition. Swim At the prerace briefing, we were told that we got the current against us and we could expect a slow swim. It was … Fortsett å lese Race report Norseman 2019 – the epic battle   

25 % rabatt på alt hos Ulvang.com


Min sponsor Ulvang har fått ny nettsideløsning som muliggjør at du kan få 25 % rabatt ved å bruke rabattkoden:ALLAN25 Det synes jeg er en god rabatt spesielt i kombinasjon med kjøp over 750 kr som gir gratis frakt.  Jeg ønsker å presisere at jeg ikke får noe kickback av eventuelt salg og ser på … Fortsett å lese 25 % rabatt på alt hos Ulvang.com

10 % more power or 10 % more aero?


More power or better aerodynamic? This is my thought about this existential question. Would you rather increase your FTP with 10 % or reduce your aerodynamic drag with 10 %? If you gave this option to triathletes I am certain that most would opt for the increased FTP. But it is the best option? This … Fortsett å lese 10 % more power or 10 % more aero?

Which supplements should triathletes take?


Dietary supplements are big business. The global market for 2018 was estimated to an astonishing 115 billion USD worth of vitamins, botanicals, omega-3s, minerals and protein. The question is, which should you, the triathlete take? My short answer is, as few as possible. The reason is simple, they basically don’t work. There are, however, a … Fortsett å lese Which supplements should triathletes take?