Busselton Ironman WA 2018 – race preview!

So here I am 12 months later back again at the scene of last years #sharkbikerun event! Yes I still carry the mental scars from the heat and poor decisions I made early in last years duathlon. So this year Ironman have made changes to try and increase the chances of the event going ahead … Continue reading Busselton Ironman WA 2018 – race preview!

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Gap analysis – holding up a mirror

Lets start this blog by reiterating that I am (and always have been) a very average ordinary age group athlete, just like you I have big dreams and this blog is a tool to help me achieve my dreams and goals.  So I have recovered from ironman Australia, its been a few weeks and while I … Continue reading Gap analysis – holding up a mirror

Race week is here…… The Noosa Race Preview!

OK, the training is done, now bring on the TAPER!  The goal of this week is to train enough so that I peak at exactly the right time!  Needing and wanting to feel super fresh and ready to race on Sunday morning!  Watching the weather forecast almost hourly, gear checks, watching the water temperature at … Continue reading Race week is here…… The Noosa Race Preview!

Staying the course…. Focus!

How hard is it during a tough training block to maintain the focus and complete each and every session with the intensity and duration required to obtain maximum benefit?  TOUGH, it is really really hard.  I train 90% of the time on my own / solo and setting a plan for a session is easy, … Continue reading Staying the course…. Focus!