Archive for the 'Charity' Category

Who says that?

Saturday, September 27th, 2008

Give Lance Armstrong his due – Google him, YouTube him, watch archive footage of him, – you can’t fail to be motivated. As the clip says ‘if you wish to be out front, then act as if you were behind’. Whatever you’re take on him, one thing is for sure; he’s hard as nails!

The return of Lance Armstrong

Thursday, September 25th, 2008

So Lance is Back: Is he bored? Does he think the level isn’t moving on enough? – Did he think when the groupe maillot Jaune took 42 minutes to ascend Alpe Duez during this years Tour, ‘that’s not very quick, I can do that again‘? Has he got a point to prove regarding the plethora […]

Are you feeling lazy? – Mark Beaumont didn’t.

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

I was in the cinema the other evening and saw a short little Orange advert about him (you can’t go to the cinema anywhere in the world without seeing something ‘Orange’). It charts the journey of Mark Beaumont – from Scotland no less – as he circumnavigated the globe on his bicylce faster than anyone […]

Supporting Jamie Whitmore

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

I am not an Xterra athlete, and I don’t know Jamie or her husband, but I am a fellow pro triathlete and I, like many people in this world have experienced the effects of cancer on our friends and loved ones. I am an avid triathlon enthusiast and student of the sport, so I was fully aware of Jamie […]