Fraser Cartmell 29th @ Ironman World Champs

Sunday, October 10th, 2010

Fraser did his first Ironman World Champs. He was 30th (29th PRO). Great! Hope he learned a lot and hope he comes back in 2011. Unfortunately could not find a photo of him racing in Kona so I used one of his older photos.

Kona Diary – Day 1

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Kona! The Big Island – I am HERE … it all seems a little strange and bizarre but finally (after another 6hr flight from California yesterday) I have arrived. I am here with Julie Dibens, as I have mentioned already. She and I have a cool ‘condo’ to live in, right on the edge of […]

Last ride at home ….

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

. . . . for a while at least. The sun was out (I even worked up a sweat), there was good company – Cat and Gav  – and the views were stunning enough to remind us that, when the weather is good – although I will admit another few degrees C wouldn’t have gon a […]

Ford Ironman World Championships 2008 – preview

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Photo by Rich Cruse Kona is all bustling and ready for action; the biggest triathlon of the year is nearly upon us, and there are 1800 Ironman athletes assembled on the volcanic Island to get the race underway on Saturday morning.