Out of hibernation and into the triathlon season

February 26, 2015

At the end of every season I stow away all the race kit I won’t be needing for a few months and bid it farewell, knowing next time I see it a new season will be just around the corner. Race number belts, BodyGlide, mantras and cue cards, the same stash of safety pins I’ve had since 2006… they all get squirrelled away and won’t see the light of day until the next triathlon season is here, all fresh, new...

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Giving Twitter some love

February 21, 2015

It’s no secret that triathletes love their social media – and one of my favourites is Twitter. I love reading snippets from fellow athletes and sponsors alike. But Twitter

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Triathlon birthdays are ‘tough love’ and utterly brilliant

February 19, 2015

A birthday in the world of a pro triathlete is very different to most. Since turning pro in 2009, birthdays each year have meant one thing – a guarantee

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You know you’re dating a triathlete when you …

February 14, 2015

1. Always carry snacks with you Hangriness is that gnawing hunger that starts with a grump and ends with rage if not headed off with snacks at the earliest

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