Category Archives: Races

Recent Triathlon Adventures: Part Two, USN Dorney Lake Tri

Continuing with my round-up of recent goings on in Triathlon-land, this is my race review of the USN Dorney Lake Triathlon on the 24th July (which now seems like the dim and distant past!).  Garnet was itching to do another … Continue reading

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Recent Triathlon Adventures: Part One, The London Tri

The last 8 weeks have been insane – hence no blogging.  I’ve been up and down the country, done a few tris, looked after some piglets for a weekend and we’ve started the puppy off with his training to become … Continue reading

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Llandudno Sea Triathlon / Sea Duathlon / Sea 5k

Due to my laissez-faire attitude to blogging, most of you will already know this event was a bit of a washout.  Despite this, you’re getting a full blog-up of my weekend 🙂 We arrived on Friday, and had time to … Continue reading

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3 Mad Things That Have Happened To Me This Week

1) I won an entry to the London Triathlon courtesy of Wiggle. All I had to do was post a tweet on a hashtag they’d created and a winner was picked at random – that was me! This is the … Continue reading

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A Swim For All, even our 4-legged friends

I took part in Jane Tomlinson’s Swim For All at Pugneys Country Park in Wakefield on 10th July.  It’s a new event, but attracted over 500 swimmers, completing (not competing – this was an event for everyone, so there were … Continue reading

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Liverpool Triathlon 2011

The Liverpool Triathlon is effectively my “home” race – so it would be rude not to participate, right? This was the second time I’d competed (or completed, depending how you look at it!) this race and only the third time … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Marathon: Post Race Blues

It’s been a while since the race now (almost 5 weeks, oops!) and, to be honest, I’ve been putting off writing this post.  The photo above would suggest I finished the race (I did, honest), but I didn’t do it … Continue reading

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