“Fancy running the great Manchester 10k?” “Go on then.” “Fancy running a half marathon in Blackpool?” “Yeah, go on then.” “You’ve definitely got a marathon in you.” “Maybe, we’ll see.” “Fancy joining a running club we’re setting up?” “Yeah, why not…” “Fancy becoming a run leader?” “Erm, yeah???” The above are actual conversations that […]Read more "The Lakesman Triathlon Review – Sunday 19th June 2016"
When I’d first signed up to volunteer to marshal at the Derwent Epic Swim for Epic Events I’d totally gotten my dates mixed up. I genuinely believed it was the week after Blenheim and not the day after. So, a little bleary eyed after only getting back home at 10:30pm on the Saturday, I awoke […]Read more "Derwent Epic Swim Review – Sunday 5th June 2016"
I wasn’t sure where I stood with Triathlons this year. I’d dipped my toe in last year but my swimming still left a lot to be desired. I still struggle immensely with getting my face in the water. So when the Blenheim Palace Triathlon registration popped in my email inbox I had a moment of […]Read more "Blenheim Palace Triathlon Review – Saturday 4th June 2016"
Wednesday 1st June was the beginning of what would be a packed week of competing. It was a last minute decision to run the Carlisle Tri Club 10k due to the fact that I had to work a night-shift following it. But in the end I just decided to man up and get amongst it. […]Read more "Carlisle Tri-Club 10k Review -Wednesday 1st June 2016"