Category: Triathlon

Triathlon posts are ones about swim, bike and run events.

I’ve completed sprint, Olympic and half iron distance events. I’ve never done a super sprint triathlon and have yet to complete an Ironman. However, I have completed each of the disciplines separately.

Sometimes I’ve played fast-and-loose with this category. I occasionally include other multisport events, such as aquathlons and duathlons. I’ve never done a swicle or aquabike event. I also haven’t done a swim-run event yet.

I’m passionate about supporting other novice triathletes and am always happy to learn from others who are more experienced than me. I’m also keen to encourage other Athena or Clydesdale athletes (people who are plus size athletes).

Monday Morning Motivation – What makes a triathlete?

The combination of powerful images, stirring music and emotive words in this video makes it really inspirational. I’ve told Stuart that when I’ve completed Challenge Weymouth 70.3, I’m expecting a montage that is just as powerful! What makes a triathlete? Strength Endurance Determination Speed Risks Limits Power Preparation Pride Perseverance Courage Persistence Dedication Attitude Glory There is no can’t, because...

Monday Morning Motivation – how far can you go in two years?

Corrie Kristick has managed to go from being a novice triathlete to a professional in just two years: A Two Year Journey From Beginner to Professional Triathlete If you want to find out more about Corrie, she blogs here: https://www.swimgurutx.com/blog In this article: http://citycoach.org/achieving-personal-best-corrie-kristick/ she discusses how one moment changed her attitude to competition. She also has a healthy attitude towards...