Latest posts by AliBear30

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Mundane thread

Posted: Yesterday at 11:22

I've put up a price list of chores for my two sons to earn some holiday money. From their initial reaction I think my money is safe and my house will still need to be cleaned.

Challenge Vichy 2014

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 13:58

Just wondered how everyone was getting on? I'm mulling over this one for my 2nd attempt at an IM race next year. I've yet to finish one so trying to avoid anything too extreme. Does anyone know the cut off times as work is blocking the website.

I've read crashies report and will be careful on the chicane, although my bike is so slow I think I'd be OK anyway.

Arm coolers

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 13:53

There a rule in IM  and BTU that you are not allowed to wear anything below the shoulder in the swim  if it's non wetsuit. Not sure if Rocketman will follow that rule or not but definitely worth checking first.

Outlaw 2014

Posted: 25/07/2014 at 13:51

Good luck all Outlaws I am incredibly jealous of the lot of you. Hope you all have a blast.

Are you really a runner...

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 15:47

Judo apparently for me, which is odd as I tend to trip over my own feet and answered that question accordingly!  

Are you really a runner...

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 15:47

Judo apparently for me, which is odd as I tend trip over my own feet and answered that question accordingly!  

Training for a shorter Tri

Posted: 23/07/2014 at 12:22

Woo well done SteadyCJ that sounds like a fab prize
MC sounds like you are all set and ready to go on Sunday.
I'm cracking on with training and starting to realise how much fitness I've lost since the beginning of June.
Sat down and tried to work out plans for Ride London last night, I'm now more confident that I will make it to the start but still worried about me and my bike meeting up with Hubby and the car at the finish. If anyone did it last year do you have any tips please?

Mundane thread

Posted: 21/07/2014 at 15:59

Sushi for lunch again today, I fear a trend has begun. I also hate to think how much of my life has been spent in Tesco, along with how much of my pay packet has been spent in that shop too.

Mundane thread

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 15:47

Must be storage week I setup a new ReadyNas yesterday. Work is being kind and letting us all scarper at 4pm due to the heat.

I had sushi for lunch too

Training for a shorter Tri

Posted: 18/07/2014 at 10:57

Bike serviced and has new rear drop so no longer liable to "EXPLODE", personally I didn't think it ever would but the mechanic was really rather over enthusiastic about it. It's lovely now though it actually purrs as you go through the gears.

I've been starting to notice a change in vibe from people when I mention the vit, it seems to have suddenly gone from

Ohh that's a a great fun race. One of the best to do, you'll really enjoy it.
 How's you training going then? It's a tough one. Are you ready for the hills. Good luck on the bike course. Etc. 

My training schedule's just gone up for it and I think my coach agrees with the change in tone.

What have I done? Has anyone on here done it. Is it really that much harder than Outlaw Half?

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