30 June 2015 0 Comments

A Day in the Lakes

It’s official, I am a rain magnet. Yet again I was lining up for the start of a triathlon in the rain. This was no ordinary triathlon, however. This was “A Day in the Lakes”. This race is, without a doubt, one of the toughest half-ironman races in the UK. With over 3,500 ft of […]

25 May 2015 0 Comments

It pays to shop around

Triathlon has a reputation for being an expensive sport. With a kit list as long as your arm and a cycling market willing to put ever more exotic lightweight and aerodynamic equipment on the market to tempt those chasing marginal gains it’s easy to see how the sport could be viewed as appealing to city […]