Tag Archives: Training

Fitness training related

Open Water Swimming
Up until recently all of my swim training has been in the pool. The only time I’ve ever swum in open water (apart from the sea) has been in a race. So I [...]
A new season approaches – faster, stronger, fitter and pizza pies!
The coached running sessions with Let’s Get Running have been just what I needed to put some focus and discipline into my running training. I can really [...]
January 2012 – a new year of training
So now that the festivities are over, just like many others across the country, it’s back to training. I’ve not made any specific resolutions but am [...]
August Training update – Highs & Lows
Just scraped this update into the month of August summarised as highs and lows. The highs have been a real improvement in my running fitness and swim [...]
July training update
Gradually feeling much fitter now and cigarettes seem such a distant and alien thing now! For the last month or so I’ve been trying to master a [...]
4 days to go until Blenheim!
So it’s a resting week now before I find out once and for all whether the months of training have paid off! I’ve biked in the freezing cold, [...]