Race Reviews

Outlaw Half Ironman 2016

The Outlaw has become a bit of an event in the UK at the full distance (Ironman). So after hearing the good stories thought I would throw my hat in for this middle distance tri to see how my swim, bike, run was improving after taking much of 2015 off. Again I went into the…Read more Outlaw Half Ironman 2016

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North Lincs Half Marathon 2016

Kicking of the new year! I have been running the North Lincolnshire half marathon for the past 3-4 years (albeit slowly ha) and the tape2tape.co.uk team have been putting on a great event on a great course. The locals also do their part including the kids from scouts and brownies at the feed stations. So…Read more North Lincs Half Marathon 2016

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Hull Marathon 2015

The start of 2015 was the Boston marathon and man did I pick the wrong year – windy and freezing but it was one for the ‘bucket list’ and my 3hour (ish) run from the 2014 Barcelona marathon got me a place. A big reason to do the marathon was not only to run the…Read more Hull Marathon 2015

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Ironman Florida 2014

Ironman Florida 2014 [9hr 27mins] – Holiday time After Lanzarote I wanted another race before the years end but also it needed to be a holiday as it had been a super busy year with work and training so booked up for Ironman Florida (White sand and sun). It was a flat bike course and…Read more Ironman Florida 2014

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Ironman Lanzarote 2014

Ironman Lanzarote: The walk of Shame… Summary of the course Lanzarote one of the toughest Ironman races in the world, hot, windy, hills so why not! I have to say the place lived up to its name a truly brutal course. I had decided xmas 2013 to get myself back in shape after almost 5…Read more Ironman Lanzarote 2014

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