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04/08/2013 00:00

Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Triathlon, Philippines

I qualified for the World Championships! Boom! My first Ironman branded race was awesome! I have been inspired! After checking my bike and gear into transition on Saturday afternoon it started to rain, not just a little bit, but pouring, deafening, tropical rain and it didn’t ease off until very...


31/01/2013 00:00

My First Triathlon

After having my second son, I decided that I wanted to try triathlons. I had always been a runner, I had cycled a lot, mainly as a form of cheap (free!) transport, and I had done a bit more swimming than usual during my pregnancy… so, about 3 months after giving birth I bought a bike. There were...


01/01/2013 00:00

A bit about me

I grew up in rural Essex in England; my parents were always full of enthusiastic encouragement for whatever sport I wanted to try. When I was about ten years old, I decided that I wanted to beat the boys at school in the 3 mile race around the village, my dad did his very best to help me get there....