Category Archives: Triathlon

The balance between fear and respect

I was speaking to a friend who is relatively new to triathlon who has signed up for her first 70.3 Ironman later this year. She has previously raced one Olympic distance race early last year and hasn’t done much since … Continue reading

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MTB madness

A new toy!! I am the very proud owner of a shiny new Giant xtc carbon composite 29er mountain bike! I took it out for the first ride last night and wow it was amazing! Where my old bike used … Continue reading

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SkirtSports

SkirtSports WonderGirl Tank This is my favourite running top ever! It has a number of neat features that were clearly designed by a women… Pros: Top cleavage pocket. This is genius! Big enough for a gel or hankie, easy to … Continue reading

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What I run in

What do I run in? Before I buy new gear I always do some google research and see what others think of the product. I have tried a lot of equipment over the years and worked out what I like … Continue reading

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Running around Paris

It was a foggy start to the week in Paris but I couldn’t resist the opportunity to capture a couple of pics of the Eiffel Tower on my morning run. Unfortunately no pics from later in the week when the … Continue reading

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Salomon XA 20 W backpack review

After my recent post about running to work I was so inspired I started researching a proper runningbackpack. Most forums (and the personal advice from friends) suggested a Salomon backpack and then varying packs depending on the price range. Whilst the … Continue reading

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Try something new Thursday

One of my favourite blogs Eat Spin Run Repeat has a regular feature “Try Something New Tuesday”. Well today was my try something new Thursday… for the first time I tried running to work! Now this was partly because my … Continue reading

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