The son of an avid runner, James McKirdy grew up watching his father train and was naturally turned on to sports, falling in line with the family activities. Starting off as a cross country runner in middle school, McKirdy went on to assist his team in winning two state titles and hold a 42-2 record […]
First Endurance rider Jens Voigt (Trek) attacked from the gun in stage one of the Tour de France today. After dropping his two breakaway companions, Jens soloed over the final two categorized climbs to grab the lead in the mountains competition. “I had info from [director] Alain Gallopin about the riders with me, and I […]
‘I’ve been using Optygen from First Endurance for at least 5 or 6 years for bike racing. I looked at the ingredients and thought that it might work well for my mountain guiding at very high elevations. I guided 3 groups up Kilimanjaro last summer and the Optygen worked great until the last trip up and I […]
First Endurance rider Chris Horner (Radioshack-Trek) got his second stage victory and regained the leader’s jersey in the 2013 Vuelta a España today with a heroic solo attack on stage 10 today. Chris Horner: “Movistar did a good job of making an initial selection and then when Nibali attacked hard he made the selection down […]
First Endurance rider Jan Bakelants (Radioshack) won stage two as well as the yellow jersey at the Tour de France today. With 1800 meters to go Bakelants seized the moment to attack his breakaway group and challenge for the win in the 100th Tour de France.” In addition RADIOSHACK LEOPARD TREK now also leads in […]
First Endurance is pleased to announce Zana Buttermore-Baca won one of the four of the $4000 sponsorships being given away to celebrate the 10th anniversary of First Endurance. Zana’s a pro triathlete out of Colorado and has been swimming competitively since the age of six. “I have always loved being in and around sports. I fell […]
First Endurance is pleased to announce a new low price on regular Optygen. From now on, Optygen will be available for only $39.95 retail. This is 20% cheaper than the original $49.95 price.
Adelaide, Australia, 24th January 2010 – First Endurance rider Andre Greipel (HTC-Columbia) secured his second overall win of the Santos Tour Down Under on Sunday becoming one of only two riders who have won the event more than once. Greipel won the race on his first attempt in 2008, crashed out in the leaders jersey […]
First Endurance triathlete Jordan Rapp shares his strategy, race preparation, race re-cap and race nutrition following his record setting 2009 Ironman Arizona win. This 10 minute video is a must see for anyone racing Ironman.
Just thought I’d give a few words of praise for Optygen… I am on the La Sportiva Mountain Running Team and since starting to use Optygen in May, I have increased the volume and intensity of my training significantly. I have found that I have been able to recover much quicker from long runs and […]
First Endurance was started in 2002 by two racing fanatics (a cyclist and a triathlete) with a healthy obsession for sports nutrition.