Fraser Cartmell won Ironman UK 2010

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

“Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.” Muhammad Ali Fraser Cartmell won Ironman UK 2010! Bravo! Results are here.

Scottish Aquathlon Championships 2008

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

Sunshine. It happens en Ecosse you know…. Nearly October? Swimming in the sea, and in SCOTLAND?? Yup, needs must, and well, I hadn’t raced a Championship event at home this year. Plus, David had won two events this year already, so I figured he’d had enough already!! Just kidding. Well, not really.

Ironman UK 2008

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Well, i didn’t finish. Just to clear that one out of the way. Unhappy? Of course. Stiff and sore today? Aye. But not really much worse than if i had emptied the tank racing a 70.3. My point being? Simply that i was never going to ruin the end of my season by simply finishing an Ironman, […]

Countdown to Ironman UK 2008

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

It’s Thursday morning and we’ll head off down the road in the general South West direction a bit after lunchtime. Blair and i are thumbing a lift with our great friends/second family/often-helpers-in-a-bind/supporters and most recently providers of transport (alas, the Clio died a death and we had to scrap it…. but thankfully there was a Punto going spare for […]