Monthly Archives: May 2009

Back in the UK and the fatigue sets in!…….

Hello everyone, We are back in the UK and after a busy weekend of Birthday Parties, BBQs, FA Cup Finals, Moto GPs, British Superbikes, Britain’s Got Talent and swim coaching at Ham we are sitting down to a quiet night and we are knackered!!!!! After a few days of resting in Lanzarote, making the most […]

Post Lanzarote Ironman, The day after the day after!

Hello everyone, “I am an Ironman!” As many of you saw from the ironman.com website where you were following Marsha and my progress on race day, we both crossed the line on Saturday evening. Marsha completing her second Ironman and me completing my first! I did think about writing this yesterday but it would not […]

Day 8 in Lanzarote…. The Day Before!

Hello everyone, This will be short and sweet tonight as I am off to bed for a good nights sleep before the big day tomorrow. John writes: “We are registered, the bikes are racked, the bags are waiting for us in transition and there is nothing more we can do other than turn up tomorrow […]

Day 6 in Lanzarote…. It is really happening!

Hello everyone, We are back for another update after a busy couple of days out here. The of Lanzarote is starting to be taken over by men and women wearing lycra outfits, compression socks riding very expensive pieces of Carbon fibre and Marsha and I are starting to get excited for Saturday. So here is […]

Day 4 in Lanzarote and still Windy! ha ha

Hello everyone, Thought we would give you a day off yesterday and we are back today with some more progress reports on our Lanzarote adventure. Hope everyone had a good weekend and ‘Well done’ to everyone who started their triathlon season at Humanrace’s Eton event! I have heard from a few people that competed and […]

Day 1 in Lanzarote, WIND, WIND, WIND and more WIND!

Hola everyone, You can probably guess what the bulk of this first entry will be about from the title? ha ha Well Marsha and I have arrived safely in Lanzarote and we thought that over the next week and a bit we would both write blog entries about how we are feeling and what we […]

3 weeks and counting……. until my first Ironman! urghhhh!

Hello Everyone, How is everyone finding this lovely weather? I hope you have all been making the most of the weather, we have had two Open Water Swimming sessions at Ham Lake in beautiful weather with bright blue skies, and this coming Tuesday 5th we begin back at Roydon Mill Lake! I hope everyone is […]