2017 Season kicks off – A Double Race Review!

So we are 2 weeks into our season and already 2 races down.  My first race was the Sunny Coast 70.3 Ironman event held at Mooloolaba, the second race was a sprint distance race held at Raby Bay (my local area) as Round 1 of the Queensland Triathlon Series.  I'll try to provide a little … Continue reading 2017 Season kicks off – A Double Race Review!

Monthly Review & Reflect – July 2017

I'm not going to sugar coat it July was a tough month.  We've all had them, months that nothing seems to be right, the wheels kind of just fell off.  My training was off, lacking clear direction (even though I have a very thorough race plan for the rest of 2017 & into 2018), life … Continue reading Monthly Review & Reflect – July 2017

Ironman Cairns – Race Preview!

I am so excited by this race, I have not repeated or double up'd on any of my previous Ironman races!  Cairns was my very first Ironman back in 2015 and it was an epic experience, exceeding all my goals in every way imaginable, if you want to read my race report from then it … Continue reading Ironman Cairns – Race Preview!

#disciplinedconsistency

Discipline. I look at discipline as ones ability to choose to do something / act a certain way or behave in a certain manner in accordance with your own set of established beliefs or rules! "Training to act in accordance with rules". Consistency. "Constantly adhering to the same principles".   I believe this means turning up … Continue reading #disciplinedconsistency

January 2017 – Review & Reflect!

January 2017 was all about preparing for two long races, Hell of the West in early February and Ironman New Zealand in early March!  It started with a bang, still on holidays and not returning to work until the 9th of January, so this allowed me some time to bank a few extra hours.  In the … Continue reading January 2017 – Review & Reflect!

Hotshot – my experience & thoughts!

OK, so this is a review of a product not yet available here in Australia, but has recently started shipping all over the world from USA.  I managed to obtain a few samples from a friend who competed in Kona and attended a medical conference where Hotshots presented their product.  My friend automatically though of … Continue reading Hotshot – my experience & thoughts!

Habits, hard to form easy to break!

We have a huge flock of bids that frequent our back yard daily.  My father in-law has made a habit of putting out a little (native) seed for them every morning.  We now have a large number of species from lorikeets, wood ducks, cockatoos and many others that visit.  Recently watching him wander out early … Continue reading Habits, hard to form easy to break!