Extreme training week with Norwegian national triathlon team: “They make impossible seem easy” [VIDEO]

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Norwegian triathlon couple Karoline Nikolaisen and Tommy Armani experienced firsthand what it’s like to train with the Norwegian national triathlon team. What does their training camp in Portugal look like, and why are triathletes like Kristian Blummenfelt and Gustav Iden so successful in our sport? Is there time for fun, or does the team go by a strict and tough training regime?

Nikolaisen and Armani – both triathletes who plan to turn pro in long-distance racing this year – pushed their bodies to their limits during this week of training under the Portuguese sun. “This group simply makes impossible seem easy,” Armani tells us. “It’s true … In all three disciplines!”

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