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This thing we call drive

 Drive: 1) urge or force (animals or people) to move in a specified direction,  2) of a fact or feeling) compel (someone) to act in a particular way, especially one that is considered undesirable or inappropriate. 1,515 more words

What to do when you feel discouraged.

By their nature, endurance sports are not easy. That’s because the algorithm is limitless. The fitter you get, the harder you go. So it never really feels like any of this gets easier. 963 more words

Dorney Lake Sprint Triathlon | Saturday 20 May 2017


First one in the bag. Probably harder than I thought but makes sense really given my training was a little interrupted. Happy with my time and just enjoyed it which is the main thing. 644 more words

The Storm after the Decision

The last couple of weeks have been an interesting dive into the unknown for me. I understand most sports, what equipment to get, how/where to get it, and how to go about joining a team, but triathlons are different. 956 more words


Second best

There are few more pleasurable things than a 5:00 bike ride in mid to late May. Last night the Venge called and I answered. Ten miles into the ride I was warmed up and ready to climb the ‘mountain’ we call Campton. 187 more words


Swim For Your Life

It’s been a little while – training and life has been keeping me busy, but I have some spare time to share a new post with you all, having just come back from physiotherapy! 1,554 more words


Musings while cycling

If you follow me on the insta, you know that my genius self neglected to do any of my cycling workouts outside this training season…oooops. I realized this on Monday – on my way to a spin class – and thought “Oh shit! 240 more words