Just like trains, after months of waiting for a blog on Sufferfest two come along in the space of a week, as although I could have tucked this in at the end last time, I thought this was something worth mentioning separately. 1,443 more words
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Keith Anderson headed to Perth in Western Australia to take part in the Gran Fondo World Championships on September 4th. Here’s his race report.
Having qualified for this event via the Tour of Cambridgeshire in June, I’d given myself only a few months to get prepared for a road race of this duration. 1,526 more words
After months of promising and distraction by other events it is finally time to talk about Sufferfest!
I will start off today with a bit of a Meet Cute, as I first came across Sufferfest a few years ago in a magazine (Men’s Fitness I think), where one of the reviewers was talking about an insane new program, where people rode stationary bikes whilst watching a torturous video of cyclists riding Le Tour or something similar, and trying to keep up like some sort of computer game. 1,636 more words
That guy in the lower left hand corner of the frame pretty much sums up how many of us felt this past Saturday.
To kick off my vacation/staycation week, I did another obstacle course race (OCR), this time a Spartan Super at the Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Palmerton, PA. 625 more words