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Coming up with a plan...

Last night, a group of us that completed the London triathlon back in August finally got together to have the celebratory burger we promised ourselves all those months go (better late than never!). 445 more words


IRONMAN 70.3 Austin, Texas Race Recap

IRONMAN would find the only hills in Texas!


Age Group: 56/121 , Gender: 334, Overall: 1,413/2,634
Swim – 46:48, Pace: 2.25/100m (Age group: 68/121, Gender: 414, Overall:  1,548/2,634) 2,657 more words


My Journey to the Elusive Kona

As I sit here thinking about recent events in my life. I have mixed emotions.

My first Ironman (IM) ended with such happiness, but a bitter disappointment. 871 more words


Built to Last and Last

This poem is built to last.
We’re talking rivets, here, not frogs.
It does not swim, this poem, pal – it sails.
And into no setting sun. 19 more words

Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre - High Five With Ian Thorpe

As a family that love the water it made sense to plan an adventure where Australian Living Legend, Ian Thorpe, won a number of Gold Medals back at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. 397 more words

Fun Adventures

Mike Tyson Mysteries Series Premiere: The End | Mike Tyson Mysteries | Adult Swim

Cormac McCarthy’s latest novel is unfinished and for some reason he turns to Mike Tyson to help him find the ending. But just as Mike settles in to tackle some of that dense, unflinching…

Swim set - swimming with fins and rotation

I hit upon a new swim set last night that I really enjoyed so I thought I’d share it with you all – although I apologise for the lack of pictures in the post! 958 more words