On the 19th March I was back again at Dorney Lake for the Windsor Duathlon event No. 3 in their series. I was going to do the standard distance again, but after being away all week in Blackpool setting up the Spinning Showcase, my coach decided it would be best to do the Sprint distance. This… Read More Back again for the Windsor Duathlon
On the 9th March I took part in the Green Park Sprint Triathlon, which involved a 400m pool swim, 20k bike and 5k run. It was my first ever triathlon and even though I have done each of the individual elements quite a few times and several duathlons, I was still quite nervous. But thankfully… Read More I’m a triathlete!
On the 19th Feb, I went over to Dorney Lake to take part in the F3 Windsor Series standard distance duathlon. Which involved a 10km run, 40km cycle and 5km run. It was a very flat course with lots of laps to keep count of: 4 laps for the first run, 8 laps on the… Read More Windsor Duathlon Series Olympics distance done
Last weekend I took part in my first ever cross country league race. As expected there were loads of very smart runners in shorts and vests/cross tops. The temperature was well under 5 degrees so I was in a lot more layers of clothing, but did have my Reading Roadrunners vest on for it’s first… Read More Hampshire Athletics Cross Country league
My family and friends were very kind to me on my birthday. Along with going out for some delicious dinners they gave me lots of new training kit. It didn’t take long after getting the idea of doing a triathlon into my head to find out how much kit is needed. But now I feel… Read More Got treated on my birthday!
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As many people wrap up Veganuary and potentially weigh the pros and cons of sticking with it past the 31st, it’s important to fully grasp the impact that one vegan can have on the world. It’s so easy to feel like just a drop in a huge ocean. Every…
According to the BBC, South Farnborough was the coldest place in the country on the morning of Sunday 22nd Jan, with a minimum temperature of -6.2C. So where was I – tucked up in the warm? Of course not! Along with the other 1800 runners, I was outside lining up for the first Farnborough Winter… Read More Coldest half marathon I have ever done!