Imperfect Preparation

Imperfect Preparation

On Saturday I’m supposed to be racing at the Cleveland Steelman at Ellerton Park near Catterick. I say “supposed”, because last Sunday I fell off my bike. It was one of those really stupid and embarrassing crashes that occasionally befall cyclists....
Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

In the words of Steve Earle, “And the rain came down.” I’m beginning to think I have upset someone. The second half-ironman of the season, and the second complete drenching. I didn’t think it was possible to be wetter on a triathlon than I was...