Wasdale half ironman

Worlds hardest half ironman?

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31/01/2013 at 21:19
Has anyone done this triathlon and if so have any tips? It will be my first one having only done sprints before!! Help!!!
Doner Kebab    pirate
31/01/2013 at 21:23

do a course recce - i want to do it but not before i have actually seen how hard it is  

 

31/01/2013 at 21:27
According to FB are doing one in June I think
01/02/2013 at 09:57
I'm with Doner^^
16/04/2013 at 19:30

We live up here and train on the routes. It is not a course one would like to meet typical tri times but if the weather behaves and the traffic over the passes is quiet you will at least enjoy the views. A course recce is a very good idea as is knowing how touse a map and compass. good luck. 

http://s3.runnersworld.co.uk/members/images/358091/gallery/2319049843_36fb18ec5e_z.jpg?width=350

 on an evening run decending off Lingmel nose. 

16/04/2013 at 20:14
The view is stunning, thanks. I am expecting it to be the hardest thing I have ever done
16/04/2013 at 22:10

i love living here it really is a beautifully scary place. the foxes tarn route from the pike to scafell is a bit rubbish but for an organised event a fair enough choice. hardknott going east is nasty, wrynose going west is never ending, out of great langdale and irton pike just warm the legs up.  wast water  is always cold just depends on wind direction as to how hellish it is. it'll be great! 

 you are brave doing a triathlons especially here! 

Edited: 16/04/2013 at 22:11

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