Getting the excuses in

Getting the excuses in

Today’s Southport Triathlon didn’t quite go to the script. To be fair, I wasn’t expecting to get close to my time of 2:34:14 which I set in last year’s race. I comprehensively trashed my legs running a hill marathon last weekend and I was still...
Overdoing it?

Overdoing it?

Tomorrow is the first triathlon of the season for me. I don’t think it’s going to go well. It’s Vital Events’ Southport Triathlon and a flatter and faster course you could not hope to find. Moreover the weather forecast is pretty benign with...
Racing again, so soon!

Racing again, so soon!

At times over the last couple of years this blog seems to have developed into a prolonged whinge about injury and recovery so it’s really refreshing to be previewing a second race only 3 weeks after the last one. At last, I seem to have put my achilles problem...