Tri Training in Aberdeen

By |July 30th, 2015|

Going on holiday for the four days before the race (see Triathlon blogs) was never going to be ideal.  But my daughter has secured a part in a Youth Music Theatre production (one of nine this national organisation are putting on all around the country this summer) here in Aberdeen, so here we are!  We […]

Open water swimming

By |July 29th, 2015|

On Tuesday I went for my first open water swim since the triathlon relay at Eton Dorney with Tim Martin and Henry Brown a couple of years ago.  Don Hutchinson, Mr Cambridge Triathlon, very kindly agreed to accompany me in the lake at Milton Country Park, just before the Cambridge Triathlon Club juniors have their […]

Cross-training in Norfolk

By |July 28th, 2015|

I turned apathy into a positive on Saturday.  We had come up to North Norfolk for a couple of days away at our holiday home and I couldn’t face a 40 minutes drive to and from King’s Lynn and the complications of getting changed in an unfamiliar environment all for a swim in a general […]

The Cambridge Triathlon is approaching!

By |July 27th, 2015|

The Power2Inspire mixed ability team is gearing up to compete in the Cambridge Triathlon this Sunday.  I am swimming the 1500m, Connor cycling the 40k and Rebecca wheeling the run of 10k in her wheelchair.
With one week to go before my big swim I am happy with my performances. Despite three days off last weekend […]