Guatemala – A strange new world for one of us!
A different take on an epic adventure in Guatemala!
Cause I’m not dead yet!
How I got my injuries when I was younger: • I fell out of a tree • I fell off my bike • Twisted my ankle breakdancing Injury causes now I’m 40: • Slept wrong • Sat down too long • Sneezed to hard
Ironman Flordia 2017 – Race Report
First off apologies… you’re probably sick of hearing about this sodding Ironman! My facebook feed was alight with congratulatory messages snapped pics and an amazing outpouring of love and support from friends, family, fellow triathletes, squad members and well-wishers, it was simply overwhelming and wonderful all at the same time. So please know that these…
It’s National Coffee Day!!!
Coffe and Ironman come together
Is 5:30am really that bad?
It’s so easy to say “I’m not a morning person” I know because I said it, daily, weekly, monthly, yearly! I had myself believing it. I read a lot of autobiographies – I like to read about interesting people. They are not always about successful billionaires although many of the rags to riches stories do…
Get out of your head – Plus IronMan Miami 70.3 Race report :)
Miami 70.3 Ironman, how my head almost stopped me from competing thus never publishing this race report!
Words that can turn a man cold!
The following words will normally fill a man with dread – “Honey can we try the sustainable food restaurant on Sunday evening” “Sustainable food”? I ask, “Yes” she said – it serves mainly vegetarian dishes, you eat off wheat based cutlery, oh and it does a great Lionfish curry. It must have been a weak…
Things you can learn at a finish Line
You just have to believe! No I don’t mean in the biblical sense, I mean you just have to believe in yourself and believe that you can! Yeah, yeah, yeah why are you telling me this I’ve heard this all before… well you perhaps have but I bet you haven’t done this… I would like…
Remember the saying “don’t judge a book by its cover”…
I watched a good friend of mine cross the Ironman finish line after 15 hours of pain and fatigue. A friend who only 12 months ago tore his patella tendon requiring surgery. He never thought he would do it. To be honest a few of us who have trained with him also had doubts as…