Lisa Picton

18th September Blog: Challenge Weymouth Half The weekend prior to Challenge Weymouth half, I had decided on a last minute entry into a sprint distance triathlon at Roadford Lake. It was a great, fun event which left me with the confidence that I was in good form...

Sara Hurst

Brutal Events Jurassicman Extreme Triathlon 2014 Saturday 9th August and Jon and I were in the car on the M5 on our way down to Charmouth. I had entered the Jurassicman Extreme Triathlon which just happened to be on the same day as the UK was due to be battered by the...

Giant Propel Review – by Duncan Shea-Simonds

A few weeks ago I took delivery of a new toy. The large box arrived and the lid opened. That intoxicating smell of rubber, oil and fresh metal instantly transported me back to my childhood and the hours I’d spend ogling shiny new machines in my local bike shop....

Sam Wade

City of Birmingham Triathlon 2014- Race Report After a few weeks back after a short break from structured training following a couple of disappointing results at Blenheim and Windsor (Not tapering probably and neglecting my recovery meant I was too fatigued to perform...

Duncan Shea-Simonds

Summer holiday Shea-Simonds style! As with most years, Claire and I had planned a typically relaxing 2 week “holiday” riding and running in some big mountains, swimming in lakes and culminating with a daft multi-sport event….. This year we chose the French Alps...

David Robertson

In July I spent a week on the beautiful island of Lanzarote, for a specific triathlon training week. A place I had never visited before and to be honest an island that I still have only properly experienced on the bike, but what an experience. The barren yet beautiful...

Sian Rainsley

What a rollercoaster season and the next stop being China for the Youth Olympics! However the lead up to it has not been so smooth, or as smooth as I could have hoped for it to be. I managed to kick start the year with pneumonia, not ideal at all. Whilst I would...

Claire Shea-Simonds

A Day in the Lakes and a Long Day… A quick update from Duncan and I, it’s been a busy couple of weeks with the triathlon season now in full swing… After a good start to the season at the Triathon England National Olympic Distance Championships, Duncan and...

Lisa Picton

Blog 15/07/2014: Roadford Lake Standard and Middle Distance Triathlons In terms of my events, this year is turning out to be somewhat unpredictable as forward-planning has been difficult.  As a result I am entering many events last minute according to what I fancy and...

Claire Shea-Simonds

Racing snakes and a load of old iron…. Triathlon England National Age Group Championships Dambuster Standard Distance Triathlon   I won’t lie after delaying my season start to participate in the Edinburgh Marathon, it did seem a bit daunting to be opening my...