3km Open Water Swim – It’s Not Just About The Distance

I thought long and hard about a title for race 2 of ‘Six Races in Seven Weeks’ and I think this is very apt. Maybe it was because of recent mentions of Lance Armstrong that reminded me of his book and it’s title but I have learned that swimming in an open water race is not…

‘Try a Tri’ – My First Triathlon

I AM A TRIATHLETE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I did it, I finally went through with it after a non starter a couple of years back when I’d paid for one but never got round to getting a bike or training. Now having the pressure of twitter I can now call myself a triathlete. So do you fancy giving it…

Seven Races In Seven Weeks

I want to write this post for two reasons, the first being so you, the reader can see what crazy situation I’m getting myself into and secondly for you also to see what is possible with a little bit of ‘Just Do It’ attitude. ‘Seven Races In Seven Weeks’ has happened basically because of the…