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Finding a 70.3 tri for 2015

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 22:42

As a newbie to tri and an ironman uk entrant for next year I'm looking for some events  leading up to July to get some race experience and a half a few months before. Websites seem to have limited info. Is this as its the end of the season? When and where can I find events? I'm based in the NW so any suggestions welcome. 

How to ride a bike?

Posted: 11/08/2014 at 18:22

Thanks everyone. I'll def look into schemes to get me started and there are a few people at my running club that would cycle with me. My lack of confidence is kind of why I chose to challenge myself. May dig out my old mb...but I did hate it! 

How to ride a bike?

Posted: 10/08/2014 at 23:25

Aw shucks I knew someone would say that! I was hoping someone would recommend    some great gadgets, turbos, bike computers and the like that would magically make me fabulous! 

How to ride a bike?

Posted: 10/08/2014 at 23:09

I've done lots of endurance running and am a confident ows. Now I've entered IM Uk 2015. Trouble is I'm terrible on a bike. I've neither speed or confidence. Haven't ridden  in a few years. I've bought a cheap road bike to get me started. Can anyone please give me some advice on where to start? I'm really afraid I'll time out on the bike. 

Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 07/01/2014 at 21:39

No charge for me or husband...perhaps as he'd never seen one he didn't realise he could have made himself some easy money! 

Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 07/01/2014 at 21:03

Medical certificate signed today. The Dr, a runner himself, said he'd never had to sign one of those for any marathon before. Now feel very adventurous! 

Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 12/11/2013 at 23:28

Entered Ladybower 50 today. Next September. Cheeky little ultra to keep my legs ticking over...

Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 11/11/2013 at 22:34

Sticking head in after a few weeks absence. Sounds like there's been some fantastic running going on. Well done Weedy + Emmy. Great times! 

Update on me is that I've discovered xc. Nothing like running through a load of mud and rivers to make you feel awesome! Bonus is that I'll never be the fastest runner but I am fairly tough and that counts for a lot In xc. Lol. 2 races down and 2 more to go.

weedy race list...can you tag me +RunRichRun for Longridge Pudding Run 8th Dec. 


Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 16/10/2013 at 23:36

ATM - wow I love the parkrun tag! Thinking ahead here but would make a fantastic stocking filler for some people. 

Paris Marathon 2014

Posted: 10/10/2013 at 10:03

Emmy- impressive!!!

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