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Dismount at the yellow line

Dedication to purpose is a powerful thing.  At the triathlon I spectated earlier this month, this young dude was the gatekeeper to T2, saying over and over to the cyclists bearing down on him at fast pace “Dismount at the yellow line”. 360 more words


Top Five Long Distance Races

This is my fisrt ever Top Five.. my Top Five Long Distance Races! These are the races around the world that over the next few years I most want to take part in. 1,163 more words


Challenge Roth race report

This Sunday Challenge Roth celebrated its 30th birthday. Strong field of pro athletes assembled for the birthday party. Weather was as hot as the competition and 19% DNF rate is a good measure of conditions on the day. 478 more words


2014 The Comeback

The Background:

It often takes time to see things straight. It’s taken me about 2-4 years to see things straight.

I finished my last triathlon in 2012 at Ironman UK thoroughly pi$$ed off that my running had fallen to pieces yet again, the back was sore, the mobility rubbish and it was at that point that I decided to focus on cycling and although there have been brief interludes of running, that is what I have done now for two years. 1,228 more words

IRONMAN in Zell am See

What is an IRONMAN 70.3 Triathlon? Athletes swim 1.9km in the beautiful lake Zell, compete on the bike for 90km along the picturesque region of Zell am See-Kaprun, Maishofen, Bruck, Piesedorf and run 21.1km along the lake to finish in Zell am See. 344 more words


Welcome to the Friendly Games

Glasgow’s moment has arrived after seven years of waiting as the Commonwealth Games will officially get under way following tonight’s opening ceremony.

The Commonwealth Games is a unique, world class event which is held once every four years and is often referred to as the ‘Friendly Games’ and is the third largest multi-sport event after the Olympics and the Asian Games… 167 more words

Fitness News


Just as soon as Kate turned 9 years old, and at about the time she learned to freestyle and to ride a bike on two wheels, she had asked to take up triathlon.   295 more words