Tag Archives: Wales

Ironman Wales, Tenby 2015

SHORT REPORT: DNF Swim: 56:38 2nd AG / 15th Overall LONG REPORT: I knew I was in no real shape to race. I’d pretty much missed the whole summers training due to referred pain in my left heel. It made … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales 2015 Preview

Two days ahead of the race and very very relaxed. All because I’m still completely undecided about racing. To be clear my brain is decided and my heart is decided but unfortunately they’re not in agreement. BRAIN SAYS Absolutely bonkers … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales Review & Barcelona Preview

It’s really been quite an eye opening year for my racing. I’ve been the most adhoc ever in my training for Triathlon. My choice to only train if I wanted to (i.e. I would enjoy it) meant that running has … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales, Tenby 2014

SHORT REPORT 0:58:26 – Swim 0:08:21 – T1 6:14:59 – Bike 0:02:31 – T2 4:09:29 – Run 11:33:46 – TOTAL Great race LONG REPORT The night before the race I felt relatively relaxed and the gaps between waking were longer … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales 2014, Preview

It’s been an interesting year so far and it feels like for every race my preparation has been almost perfectly wrong. Despite this I’ve raced well so far and thus I find myself vaguely optimistic about Sunday race. This year … Continue reading

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Tenby

It was several years ago when Ironman UK was moving from Sherborne and there were teasers out about a fantastic new location that I was chatting at a café stop and discussing where we thought a good race location would … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales Race Analysis 2013

Race Report here. I’m disappointed with my race. Despite that I am incredibly satisfied with it. I’d prefer to never have a race like it but battling through adversity in an Ironman provides some of the most amazing experiences, however, … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales, Tenby 2013

Swim: 0:55:53 T1: 12:14 Bike: 5:56:19 T2: 2:28 Run: 4:00:22 Total: 11:07:16 (20th / 97th) Race Analysis here. I had my usual pre race sleep of waking about every 30 minutes to look at my watch. There were many torrential … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales Preview

I’m back in Tenby for my third go at Ironman Wales and again with the hope of qualifying for Kona. I say hope because based on the standard of the past two years I think I’ll be doing amazingly well … Continue reading

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Ironman Wales Race Analysis

Race Report here Yesterday was another great day in Tenby. I’m close to saying I will definitely back next year but seeing how the competition has got even tougher from last year I think if I want to get to … Continue reading

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