Close Encounter of a Fox kind – #WHC90

White Horse Challenge 90 mile Sportive – race report The first 20 miles were gently undulating but remembered vividly with one big “Oh Shit!” moment. I was cruising along at about 20mph already… Continue reading

Inaugural Chippenham Parkrun

Paced Emma round for a four minute PB :-) 34:57 This time last year she came to watch me at the London marathon, next day signed up for her first half and started… Continue reading

Duathlon – another first

Yesterday saw another first brought about through ironman training a Standard distance duathlon – my first ever duathlon of any kind, maybe should have started with a sprint ?! Back on a motor… Continue reading

Forest of Dean Trail Half Marathon – race report

Two first in two weekends – my first Sportive and now my first Trail Half marathon. Going for the triple of firsts next weekend with a standard distance duathlon. But for now here… Continue reading

Lionheart 100km – the Lions share race report

Considering I was only doing one of my normal three sports today the car was still packed to the rafters with of course a bike, in fact my lovely new FORME 1FE that… Continue reading

LIONHEART 100k potted race report

LIONHEART 100km sportive done :-) Hills, Headwinds, hail & Hotpot sum up my first sportive. Classification Bronze, not sure on actual finish time as I was going up some hills so slowly the… Continue reading

Wobbly Week for ironman training

This was my first big wobble in my training where the training plan went completely out the window and blown away as far as the Wiltshire winds would take it. my training mojo… Continue reading

Burning Rubber at Silverstone

Adidas Silverstone Half Marathon 2014 race report Best bling or should that be burned rubber ?! Brilliant race loved the motor circuit course ran in the pits, named the corners,  it was an… Continue reading

Howdy from the Wild West

Returning from two fabulous weeks snowboarding in Canada we were greeted by friends and neighbours with “You chose the best two weeks to be away the weathers been crap”. Living in the west… Continue reading

150 days to go

Another landmark on the countdown to my ironman debut. Or 22 weeks to go….