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August 19, 2018

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Not only a race report, but some useful tips for anyone daft enough to give swim/run a go!!

After nearly two years of a meticul...

August 6, 2018

You might be able to see France from Dover, but it's a long old way to swim and its definitely not a straight one either.  Malc takes up the story.

A couple of years ago Chris Walsh, Dave Granger and Jessica Straw completed a English Channel Relay Swim. This inspir...

August 2, 2018

There's a lot of catching up to be done now the season is in full flow.  

Stuart and Ann did the maratona di les dolomites, Italy, Ann completing the 106k 3130m climb in 8h 34 through pure grit and determination and Stuart beat his 8h target by 12 mins in 7h 48 on...

July 11, 2018

This latest update, which it is fair to say has slipped a bit, will start off as the Tom Radley show as he seems to be everywhere!  I probably haven't picked them all up but I know in the past couple of months he has done the Thorpe Park Sprint Tri.  finishing 24th in...

June 13, 2018

Helen decided that Mallorca wasn't warm enough for her first half Ironman as she explains:

'Agreeing to race with an old friend who lives in the US seemed like a great idea at the time until I got off the plane in Charlotte, South Carolina and the humidity hit me like a...

May 30, 2018

 After a bit of a wait while she recovered, Caroline has written up her experience in Mallorca and also offers some handy tips on toilet etiquette...

My first half Ironman had been a year in the making. It was all started – like many things that end in pain and discomfo...

May 14, 2018

The season is well under way now but we begin with the Newport marathon and 10k race.   PJ went for the shorter distance, clocking 44mins for the 10k.  Meanwhile,  Martin  and Julia went long clocking 4:03 and 5.22 respectively for the marathon....

April 26, 2018

Alec was first off the blocks for this update with his not so romantic experience in Paris. 'I always said that a ½ marathon was as far as I ever wanted to run but last year, with a friend already entered, my wife suggested that a nice weekend in France in April would...

April 12, 2018

There's been a lot of action since the last update and I probably haven't managed to pick it all up - still if you're not on the list, you've only got yourself to blame for not telling me!!

Starting off with running; It seems a while ago now but we did have a few TTC re...

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August 19, 2018

By Leeshore1966 at English Wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., CC0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36880911

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