Red bull Timelaps

This was a mental event in more ways than one. It started for us Thursday night with packing and house being turned into NorthRoad cycles show room. As I’m not allowed to use my TT bike they lent me one. As well as one getting dropped off for Jonathon. So the house was packed with […]

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Ironman uk 2018

Well where do I start. Dropping the kids off with my parents the night before then had massive argument with them. I ended up leaving in tears. Stopped and spoke to my wife as she was at work and told her what went on I came home pissed off and upset and went to bed. […]

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Epic Man

What can I say about epic man who I wasn’t warned about. Got their nice and early racked the bike and got ready listened to the briefing then headed to the water. Pink wave was last off I was one of the last in by the time had got into position was nearly ready for […]

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Inspired

After beating myself up a bit about Manchester marathon I’ve sorted my head out. I realise it’s good to be disappointed but also know not to take it to far. After watching Boston marathon I feel inspired to try and achieve my goals. I want to do the six marathon majors this may mean trying […]

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Manchester marathon 2018

This was my first race of the year. Trafford 10k and wigan half marathon both cancelled due to weather. So I went into this race not really sure where I was at. Three weeks of illness in the middle of my training didn’t really help missed out on 3 long runs plus trying to jump […]

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North road cycles.

So I entered and got chosen to be ambassador for NorthRoad cycles. The bikes I have seen are stunning. Knowing Ian from my running club plus the services he has carried out on my bikes prior to Ironman I know how much he has put into it and how much he puts into the details. […]

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Stupid children make me ill

My training has gone out the window this last couple of weeks. I love my kids I wouldn’t swap them for the world but with one in high school and one it’s nursery you can pretty much guarantee that one of them has the sniffles. My running seemed to be going well I was back […]

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Looking forward to this year

It’s been a solid start to the year and so far I’m managing to stick to my plan. Have lots of events coming up starting with cakeathon the day after my running clubs awards party. I’ve signed up for a 100m bike ride end of February so I need to get back out in the […]

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