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).

New Year’s Resolutions – is it worth making any?

My New Year’s Resolutions: in 2015, I will be: spending more time with my family (whilst also making new friends and expanding my social circle) rekindling my passion for an old hobby (and trying my hand at something new) shifting that extra stone/14lbs/6kg and not giving into any unhealthy temptations whatsoever. Yeah, right. With an estimated 14.5 million adults making...

7 Christmas stocking fillers for cyclists (or runners, or swimmers, or triathletes)

OK, so I’ve been a little slow off the mark with this, but that matches my life… I’ve not quite finished my Christmas shopping yet either (and my wonderful OH’s birthday is on Christmas Eve, so there’s extra pressure here!) Here are seven different Christmas gift ideas for the athlete in your life. A tube of nuun (£6.00 from nuun.co.uk)...