Ironman UK, Bolton 2013

August 21st, 2013 by

Despite this event being one of my key goal races of the summer, sometimes things just plain and simple don’t go to plan. And so my day in Bolton earlier this month can be more or less summed up by the below picture taken just before I jumped into the water…

Bolton swim

Looking a little confused. Not as confused as I would be about 3hours later out on the bike course! Read on …

Castle Triathlon Series; Castle Howard

July 24th, 2013 by

 1.5k, 46k, 10k – 2.10.57, 1st place


A great race on Sunday morning in Yorkshire, pushed all the way to the line by David Bishop with Luke Watson in 3rd Read on …

Ironman European Championships, Frankfurt

July 15th, 2013 by

 24th place – 8:40:21


It was a long and hot July day and this finish line took a bit longer to reach than I would have liked, but finish I did. – There were enough moments during the race when I would have rather done anything but finish, however you wouldn’t learn anything with that attitude now would you? Read on …