Category Archives: Beginner

Essential Open Water Swimming Kit for Beginner Triathletes

It’s early April and lakes up and down the country are opening for a spot of open water swimming. Hurrah!

A Beginner Triathlete’s Guide to Running in the Woods

By far the best idea I’ve had in my short triathlon career was to listen to a colleague at work when, to my whinge that I was bored of normal training, she said, “…go running in the woods, you’ll love it!”. And, she was right. I did. I’m now loving a bit of the old […]
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‘YOU ARE AN IRONMAN’ – A First Timer’s Review

A full blown account of the 2013 Ironman Austria race day from a first timers perspective… maybe my experiences will encourage other beginners to go for it, to conquer their own first Ironman challenge? Who knows. I hope so. I warn you now though, this is not a short post (in fact it’s about 13 […]
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