Training for a shorter Tri

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10/07/2013 at 10:19

Hey Jevans! So good to have you back with us . You'll soon get your mileage back up.

Mikasa sounds a great bike ride and that is pretty good speed in my books.

MC & Buttercup signing up for the Outlaw already? Mmmm, wonder if I can find a place in a team again. It was a fabulous weekend last year.

Well, my times from yesterday were very slow (as usual). Swim 12:17 for 500m Run 29:53 for 5.5k. But I was 7th out of 16 ladies And gives me something to beat next month. I'm a bit nervous of the swim so I tend to hold back so I don't bump anyone, but maybe I just need to plow through it.

Cake    pirate
10/07/2013 at 12:10

 JEvans Ay up mate how you doing? If it's any help I think I might have a bigger waist line than you at the moment.

You know the drill mate pick a daft race to do and share stupid jokes with the rest of use for motivation.

Chilli well done kiddo.

10/07/2013 at 18:46

chili - well done I bet if you wander over to the outlaw 2014 thread and offer yourself for a team there will be others that would want to team up with you

10/07/2013 at 19:12

Mrs D and MC how does 'The Dread Pirates' grab you?

10/07/2013 at 20:08

sounds good to me buttercup

I am struggling to keep up with all the outlaw reports, I keep reading and reading then when I think I am getting near to the end of the thread I realise there have been loads more posts while I have been reading. Loving all the reports though - back to reading them!

10/07/2013 at 20:10

What about 'The Eternal Optimists'? 

10/07/2013 at 20:11

Or Hugh Jass's Ladies

10/07/2013 at 20:18

10/07/2013 at 20:22

I'm slow it took me a while to get past who's Hugh Jass when he's at home I'm just pretty and like shiney things!

10/07/2013 at 21:12

Sounds great fun

Today's training was a bike ride. Had planned to do it this evening after making dinner. But my No.3 girl asked if she could come too. Lovely 2 hours slowly peddingly in the sunshine with my daughter.

10/07/2013 at 22:12

I also seem to spending a lot of time reading Outlaw reports instead of working!

11/07/2013 at 10:32

Aw Chili, so lovely that you and th girls are enjoying so much. Makes me smile every time. Top pic and I can guarantee someone would snap you up for Outlaw again!

so, we going with Hugh Jass's Ladies or what 

went out to South Cerney and dipped a toe in with Scmunks on Tues. Crazy warm water! So many people there got batted a couple of times. 

Pootle out last night for 45mins. A lot of sweating involved. But really enjoyed. Have no idea if gonna make it round the Olympic in 3 weeks. 

11/07/2013 at 10:50

Razor - are you out there?

11/07/2013 at 11:23

MrsD - which oly are you doing?

I managed to get myself out of bed for a run with hill reps. Must have worked hard because the 2 miles home from the hill involved a lot of walking.

Got lods of work to do but finding avoidance tactics - I am writing tests for next year and it is boring, trying to keep away from the outlaw thread and the race reports while I am at school though or I will get nothing home!

Cake    pirate
11/07/2013 at 12:04
MrsDigger (aka sicknote) wrote (see)

Razor - are you out there?

If I was razor I would be taking a well earned brake and just be sitting in the back garden in a paddleing pool drinking single malt. Afraid I'm sure that's not what he's doing as spoke to him monday and he has a big job on this week fitting kitchen's in a block of flat's poor lad must be knackered.

11/07/2013 at 17:40

Am doing a local one, at South Cerney Maths. Lake Logic on 3rd August. Bit worried bout it now if honest. 

I wouldn't blame him either Cake. Just realised did I miss out on the Malt?

Cake    pirate
11/07/2013 at 17:42

Afraid so chuck had some jura in the tent and everything. Sarah got me a bottle of superistition as a well done as well. Will have to save it for the boar or something for you kiddo.

11/07/2013 at 17:44

Aw dag nammit! The Boar it is... Mmm Jura! That Sarah is truly smashing to you 

11/07/2013 at 17:55

MrsD - you'll be fine, just go for it and see what happens!

11/07/2013 at 17:57

I'm up for Hugh Jass's ladies if MC is and I'll take the icecream over the burny water....altho husband had one that smelt like marshmallow and icing sugar the other night

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