OMG!!! so its 2018 and I am competing in my very first Ironman event and full Ironman distance event THIS YEAR!!!! it didn't seem quite as scary when it was "next year" but now, its this year and 7 months away. In fact, I have just had my e-mail reminding me to make my third… Continue reading IRONMAN UK 2018 – TRAINING UPDATE – JANUARY.
Well here we go, the first baby steps towards being an IRONMAN!!! Ironman UK is 8 long months away but in the cold dark December days something is starting.
My first mass start open water swim / race and my first swim over 1 mile. A lot of firsts for one day, have a read how things went on what was a very chilly morning in London
Having signed up for Ironman UK it is time to get some open water swimming experience. I have had 4 weeks of pool swimming which has seen my confidence and speed grow, now its time to take it outside!
Having not swam properly since leaving middle school in 1994 I have decided to get back into it and learn almost from the start.