Tag Archive | triathlon

European Middle Distance Triathlon Champs – Vicky Rice

European Middle Distance Triathlon Champs – Vicky Rice

Qualifying for 70.3 or middle distance (1900m swim, 90km bike and half marathon run) takes a slightly different format to qualifying at the sprint and standard distances in triathlon.  For a sprint or standard you have enter specific races outlined by the British Triathlon Federation, racing against other hopeful entrants. For the 70.3 you are […]

Race Report: Ironman Wales 2015

Race Report: Ironman Wales 2015

I should have called this ‘heroes week’.  Today’s report was kindly sent to me by Jonny Gubb – an official Ironman. What can I say, that family are seriously talented athletes! This is also the first report I have posted that contains the line “the bike went well for the first three hours…”, and I […]

Race Report: ITU World Triathlon Championships

Race Report: ITU World Triathlon Championships

To be honest this review doesn’t really need much of an introduction but I will try to do it justice. This year our very own Lou Gubb qualified to represent Great Britain in the Chicago WORLD Championships and in doing so was awarded with the honour of wearing the GB kit. Lou is absolutely inspirational and one […]