News: IM Asia Pacific Champ to be in Melbourne, Results from IM Regensburg and Norseman, Embrunman and Challenge Copenhagen are coming up, Hits triathlon serious doing some cool stuff to get clubs involved in their races, John's ITU update.

This Weeks Discussion: Would it be a good idea for the regional IM champs (eg Frankfurt, Melbourne etc) to become the main qualifiers for Kona (with lots of slots) and to qualify for a regional IM you need to have done a relatively easy qualifying time in the last 3-5 years. All other IM's would have only say 1-3 spots per AG. Comment here

This Weeks Photo: With Epic Camp starting next week here's a photo of the boys at Epic Camp NZ 2008. 

High 5: This week John came up with a High 5 on hill climbing tips. 

Website of the Week: Jordan 'The Rappstar' Rap has all the Kona results of all time. Plus here's the quake website John was talking about. 

This Weeks Website: Bainsy's beautiful race, Hits triathlon