Bolton Ironman 2019

Sunday morning and a 3:50 alarm went off, even though I didn’t really sleep but that’s not unusual before a race. Dressed and ready trying to force down a bagel and all the coffee then off to get Jonathan. No fear or worries or nerves about the swim I know I can do it. Dropped […]

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UK ultimate tri

After having man flu and lurgy all week I wasn’t really expecting much from UK ultimate half tri. Feeling crap and sick in the car I wasn’t looking forward to it. Transition all set up wetsuit on pretty pink cap covering the battle braids walked down to the start to thunderstruck Jonathon going mental shook […]

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Central lancs Half

Not a bad run but not a pb. Jonathon drove us to the race got there in plenty of time easy to find loads of space to park. We got out the car as team Heyes and Ironsam turned up. Walk up to go pick up race pack. Numbers pinned on almost time to shed […]

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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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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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