Tag Archives: Training

Fifty Five to Seventy

The 55 mile ride was hard but I was still on my feet at the end of it, still went out with the boys and their bikes that afternoon, although my boyfriend and I swapped roles so he was riding … Continue reading

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Ten to Fifty Five

I’m getting a little frustrated with myself.  I rarely post anything on either of my blogs these days and when I do it always seems to be a “back in the saddle” type post, bemoaning my recent lack of cycling … Continue reading

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Swimming Against the Tide

I don’t think it’s a great secret that, out of the three triathlon disciplines, I have most trouble with swimming. I have come to dread Monday evenings, when the arrival of the babysitter initiates a mad flurry of kit bags, … Continue reading

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Days Like These

Do you ever have times when everything just seems to go right?  They always take me by surprise. I have a 10K run coming up this weekend; the Women’s Running 10K at River Lee Country Park.  It had been preying … Continue reading

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Sticky

Because I’m sticky! Clap along if like me you’ve just been for a run Because I’m sticky! Clap along if you feel like that one wasn’t fun Because I’m sticky! Clap along if you know what running means to you … Continue reading

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Girl in a Swimming Cap

I am working towards becoming a triathlete.  For around the last 8 months of last year, what with devoting so much time to running and cycling to work so often, I was declaring that 2014 would be the year of … Continue reading

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