Aviemore Triathlon (1k swim, c18k MTB, c8k run)

Ok, so I’m not a huge fan of doing race reports. Think its because I tend to avoid reflecting too much on the event post race, so the memory fades quite quickly and I use that as an excuse not to document them! Why don’t I reflect..? Probably because I […]

ETU age-group championships Valencia

My triathalon journey started around five years ago after a new years resolution to get a fitter, and a family member suggesting a triathlon might be a new challenge. I was fortunate to be introduced to the E #3 Triathalon Club by a friend (you know who you are 😉) and […]

Cape Wrath Ultra

(Ed Note: All the photo’s from Selina’s event are in a really nice pdf attachment that you can download here which i’d recommend doing ) The Cape Wrath Ultra is currently Scotland’s toughest endurance race (I say currently, as there are so many crazy races sprouting up all the […]

The Outlaw Holkham 4th July 2021

The triathletes went in two by two at the Outlaw in the Earl of Leicester’s estate Holkham Hall, north Norfolk. The swim was in the “pond” a lake typically reserved for ducks and swans but opened for the 1.9km swim of this middle-distance event. The water had quite a unique […]

Knockburn Race Report – 5 September 2021

So here I am again, looking out over the small loch in a pen with the usual thoughts going through my mind, make it through the swim, hopefully no mechanicals on the bike and the run will look after itself. It’s the Knockburn Standard and now the Scottish National Championships […]

Lakesman Full June 2021

3.45am.  After almost a year and a half of training, the day had finally arrived.   I was going to attempt my first Iron distance triathlon. After a surprisingly good night’s sleep the adrenaline soon kicked in and I got going with everything I needed to do before the race.  Which […]

Lochore Sprint 2021

So the first race back after Covid for many and it was a great day at Lochore Meadows with fantastic weather at last and a great club turnout.

Race Report – The Accidental Duathlete

2020 ETU Duathlon (Standard) GB Age Group Championship – Punta Umbria, Spain 8th March 2020 Encouraged and supported by Colin, I entered the Standard Duathlon qualifier in  Bedford on 13th October 2019 – the dangling carrot was also a visit to see our daughter Caitlin in Loughborough on the way […]