Ironman Lanzarote 2013 (3rd weekend in May?)

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Rafiki    pirate
25/01/2013 at 21:04

http://s4.runnersworld.co.uk/members/images/450712/gallery/lanza5_0.jpg?width=350

 

25/01/2013 at 21:14

I like the "ExtravaLanza" but fear the strappy top may expose my moobs.

Symes    pirate
25/01/2013 at 23:22

You should worry... 

26/01/2013 at 16:16

Any sign of thawing anywhere? I could do with a bike tomorrow.

26/01/2013 at 16:22
All thawed in the Bristol area. Long bike completed today without issue. I know Seren is still struggling in S Wales though so Pingu may not be having much luck either.
Rafiki    pirate
26/01/2013 at 16:28

Lovely here this morning - headed out for a 60 miler under blue skies!! Got a puncture at around 40 miles, fixed, slotted wheel back in and stripped thread on QR (Trek design fault!!) so had a five mile walk in cleats to Henley cycles to get another before I could continue!! But still better than a turbo!!

Symes    pirate
26/01/2013 at 16:37

Anyone who fancied biking round North Warks would be fine, I didn't fancy biking and was fine too 

26/01/2013 at 16:39

Still all snow and ice here, need an overnight thaw.

 

Iron Pingu    pirate
26/01/2013 at 17:18

Mouse, it alright in the afternoon.  Wanted to head out at 10 but there was a lot of black ice around so I went out at 12 and it was lovely, stuck to well used roads though rather than the minor roads.  Did 57 miles with a 2 mile run afterwards and even managed to clean the bike afterwards which is a major achievement!!

 

26/01/2013 at 17:38

When you all decide what tee we need to get, could someone please let me know?
My tuppence-worth is that I prefer it without the extra wordiness...

M...eldy    pirate
26/01/2013 at 18:08

Couple of hours on the mtb for me, up and over Ivinghoe Beacon and in to Ashridge, glad I had a few layers on it was well chilly on the tops !

OrangeCannon kona-6    pirate
26/01/2013 at 18:27

54 mile steady ride in just over 3 hours.... first long ride for 4 months so its nice to be back.
3.5 or maybe a 4 hour ride next weekend!

27/01/2013 at 11:16

Unblieveable change fom yesterday. Icy roads replaced by flooded roads.

Serously wet feet............I cant help but think how usefull is this winter training going to be in Lanza!!!

27/01/2013 at 13:25
Sorry to poke my nose in, but why not just agree what wording has to be used and then let people style their Tees as they wish.

Personally I don't like the large logo and so would prefer to style mine with a small one but I am more than happy to have agreed wording

The Pirates have always welcomed individuality and so I don't think this should turn into a uniform but needs some sort of conformatory element

And my opinion is that this has always been known simply and affectionately as ExtravaLanza and it would be a shame to lose that
27/01/2013 at 13:26
Oh, just read that back. I didn't mean it to sound bossy
Rafiki    pirate
27/01/2013 at 16:41

 why don't we decide in the normal Pirate fashion - we can all put our point of view across, discuss amongst ourselves, reach a consensus ...... then M..eldy will tell us what we're doing

M...eldy    pirate
27/01/2013 at 17:02
Sounds good to me
27/01/2013 at 22:23

16 weeks... the fear has surfaced. butterflies in tummy (or it could just be a dodgy pint).

super windy on the bike today, a tree fell onto the road just as we passed it. if things had ended differently id be calling it the dream crusher 

28/01/2013 at 16:05
M..o.use wrote (see)

Watch it you. He's met me.

 

And what a momentous occasion that was with me shouting MOUSE MOUSE!

28/01/2013 at 16:06

If I have had the same energy on the bike I would have melted the ice that crushed my soul on race day

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