Category Archives: Race Reports

Burnham-on-sea Super Sprint Triathlon

Sun 21 April I had set the alarm for quarter to six. As always when you set the alarm so early you wake up at least an hour before it goes off and you lie there waiting for it. I was really looking forward to the day ahead. I’d joined the West Country Triathletes in

Ironman and going back to school

September saw a re-visit to Tenby for Ironman Wales. Originally I wasn’t planning on doing it this year but to take part in IMUK 70.3. But with injuries playing up, I pulled out of Wimbleball and transferred my entry to Wales in September to give myself hopefully some time to recover and train. Little did

Ironman Wales 2012

Ironman Wales race report    by Jeannie Fry If you are looking for a beautiful ironman course in an enormously welcoming little Welsh town, less than 3 hours away (by Julian’s driving speed), with all the razzamatazz of the Ironman brand package, then this is the race for you. On 16th September Julian and I returned

Bideford Triathlon 2012

8th July 2012 saw the third running of the Biddy Tri which is held in and around the Torrens River and the Bideford area.  It has always been very well supported by WCT and this year was no exception and with Mike on the mike once more, it was home from home! The primary aim

Helvellyn Triathlon

1 mile swim, 38 Mile Bike, 9 mile run  If you don’t know the Helvellyn Triathlon route the above doesn’t sound too bad, but then you read the race briefing which shows this isn’t a normal course. “Whistle, Compass, Map, Full body cover, food and emergency blanket” are all in the compulsory list for the