I love running in the winter... it's a great time to get out and see the landscape at its finest. However it's also really easy to get it wrong and be downright miserable! Here's my top 10... Amazing run up to a local Alm... The gear photos show old kit/versions because I have been using … Continue reading Winter Running – 10 things to get right!
As winter closes in here in the Alps, I was looking for ways to extend my training season outside. My TT bike is already parked on the turbo and the road bike is getting less used. I already own a mountain bike, however its pretty much a bike for kicking around with, and I never … Continue reading Gravel / Canyon / Grail – First Impressions!
I have been running in Kinavara since 2013. I have owned multiple pairs & versions. I thought I would share my impressions! Oldest to current .... top left clockwise.(I think I might need to fling out some old shoes) This shoe doesn’t seem as mainstream as many, however I am observing a few people wearing … Continue reading Long Term Gear Review – Saucony Kinavara
I am entering my third winter training for tri. While it is still sunny outside, short daylight hours mean that I am setting up my pain cave for the winter torture sessions. For me, running outdoors in the winter is one of my greatest pleasures, so my set up is focused on bike and strength. … Continue reading My Pain Cave set-up
I did a race recently when my gear cable snapped and I managed to get to the mechanics on course. While they fixed my bike, I helped fix peoples bikes who came in.... I was was really surprised at the amount of people who came in asking for a hex key or something basic they … Continue reading My Tri Toolkit
After racing on my canyon wheels this year....thought I would share my experience...Lots of people have asked me about the Canyon... so here goes... Choosing and buyingAfter racing in 2018 on my cube road bike + aero bars, I decided that I wanted to go a bit faster... and the obvious step was a TT … Continue reading 2019 Ironman season on a Canyon!
Cost – 96GBP/105euro Experience – Owned since June 2018, 2 full & 1 half IM, multiple short races and training sessions. Link - https://www.wiggle.co.uk/dhb-aeron-short-sleeve-tri-suit/ Challenge Roth 2019 - water bottle in back pocket This is my go-to suit and has served me well over the past year. While not perfect, it hits the correct balance … Continue reading Gear Review – DHB Aeron suit.