and looking for a swim time of around 1:20 on the day. Cycling has been a great experience but if you thought marathon training took time then try fitting in six-hour training rides!Another positive outcome of entering Ironman Switzerland is that I've joined a
My Tri ProfileAge.... 31I have been running for... 1 yearStrengths... I'm single minded, stubborn, and I work from home so I've got loads of time to train.Weaknesses... Can't run and can't cycle!Ironman experience... None, niente, nada non whatsoeverPB's10K - 48 minsFavourite Rac...
penchant for yellow lycra? Then look no further.The Runner’s World forum Ironman team is now recruiting for its next annual outing – Ironman Switzerland, which takes place in beautiful (but rather hilly) Zurich in July 2009. The trip promises
reach my physical peak for such events. After all, I all the baby of the group! Assuming I come away from Switzerland unscathed, I'll be booking myself in for another pirate raid next year. It looks like Austria better think about insurance and locking
My Tri ProfileAge... 35; depends on the day.I have been running for... 3 yearsStrengths... laugh at adversity (aka being stupid), no off-switch,the support of some very good friends, my disarming charm and havingwebbed hands.Weaknesses... 1/16 of an ounce of common sense, a vora...
My Tri ProfileAge.... 32I have been running for... 4 yearsStrengths... Perseverance, mental strengthWeaknesses... A good looking bikeIronman experience... The Longest Day (UK) 11hrs 26mins , IM Switzerland10hrs 46 mins , IM Austria 10hrs 30 mins
the NorthDowns and Bewl 15, I have now decided to give it a proper go. I am notgetting any younger after all.So I've decided 2005 will be the year I do itproperly. Ironman Switzerland will be the first of three ironman races infive weeks for me. Three weeks
My Tri ProfileAge.... 30I have been running for... 3 yearsStrengths... My training partner tells me that my key strengths are determination, stamina and cheekiness combined with an enthusiastic swimming style. I also make good cakesWeaknesses... To contrast my strengths the weakn...
this year: half marathon (1: 45); marathon (4:12) and 5k (22:11). I’m not sure how useful any of this will be as I doubt I’ll be any shape to run the entire length of the marathon in Switzerland, but I'd hope to finish this leg within five hours
My Tri ProfileAge... 40I have been running for...2 yearsStrengths... drinking beerWeaknesses... drinking beerIronman experience... nonePB's 5K 23:16, 10K 47:03, 10 01:19:32.Favourite Races... Eton Supersprints, London Triathlon.See my RW profileMy handy links • Mike's Amazing Ca...
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