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Georgia Taylor-Brown and Jess Learmonth in conversation
Episode 5913th January 2021 • Inside Tri Show • Helen Murray
00:00:00 01:12:38

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Listen in to friends Georgia Taylor-Brown and Jess Learmonth in conversation. Taylor-Brown was crowned 2020 World Champion while training partner Jess Learmonth is a European and Commonwealth medallist. The pair have been selected for Team GB for the Tokyo Olympics, alongside Vicky Holland. They are very funny.

You'll hear:

05:05 When they first met

09:47 Their different attitudes to training

14:46 How they are feeling about their first Olympics in Tokyo

19:08 How Jess can feel really relaxed before a race

25:50 About the first swim after a long break "it's horrendous"

27:08 "Getting panned" on Zwift and their thoughts on virtual racing

28:39 About the unexpected and the crazy heat and effort required for Super League Triathlon's Arena Games

50:52 We discuss periods, menstrual cycles and the impact on their training and racing.

55:29 What would they say to their ten year old self

Find out more about this week's guests - Georgia Taylor-Brown and Jess Learmonth

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