Open Water Swimming Take Two: MediaCityUK Swim Challenge

As some of you may know if you read my blog about The Greater Manchester Swim, I took part in my first ever open water swim back in May. Well, I enjoyed it so much that I signed up for another Uswim event. On the 6th of July, I completed the 1.5km distance at the … Continue reading Open Water Swimming Take Two: MediaCityUK Swim Challenge

Cardiff Triathlon: A Qualification And New 5km PB

My first sprint distance triathlon race of the season was a couple of weeks ago in Cardiff. You can check out this blog to see how I prepped for the event. For now though, here's a race debrief. Race Day Prep My race started at 8:20, so I only had weetabix to eat that morning. … Continue reading Cardiff Triathlon: A Qualification And New 5km PB

The Greater Manchester Swim: Open Water, Frozen Toes And A Gold Medal

My first triathlon of the season will be Cardiff on the 23rd of June (eek!), but as I build up to the event, I thought it would be a good idea to do a few other competitions to get race ready. Swimming being my favourite event, I entered The Greater Manchester Swim and decided to … Continue reading The Greater Manchester Swim: Open Water, Frozen Toes And A Gold Medal