37 Beckons as I Get One Year Closer to My Kona Dream
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  I’m literally one week away from turning 37 years old. It is amazing to me that it was nearly a year ago that I promised myself that I would do all I could over the next 4 years to … Read More

5 months into my 4 year plan and I’m ready to lose.
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If you are just catching up with my 4 year plan – I’m trying to qualify for Kona (to the uninformed, that is that World Championships for the Ironman – yep, seriously!). 5 months down, 43 to go. February 28th … Read More

My 992 day goal to qualify for Kona
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Crazy? Absolutely. Impossible? Possibly. Have you ever had an idea come to you that you simply can’t avoid? Well, that is what Kona is for me. While it may just be a pipe dream, it is slowly starting to take … Read More

Zappi’s Piccolo for Restore
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Given the fact that I have now decided that I want to move up to the next triathlon distance (and ultimately attack the half ironman and then the ironman), I resolved that I needed to do more distance cycling on … Read More

Setting Goals, recap of my 3rd Super Sprint Triathlon in Warwickshire
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Often people set out to do things for a reason. My new year’s resolution for 2014 was to complete a triathlon. For many reasons, including work, moving country and raising toddlers, that resolution never happened. So when 2015 rolled around, … Read More

My second triathlon – OxfordTri 2015 Sprint Triathlon
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Results can be found here. I was 102nd overall and 29th for the women (out of 47) with a time of 1:43.35. This was a ‘training’ triathlon and a test to see whether or not I could do the sprint … Read More

My first open water swim
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My first open water swim was as thrilling as it was terrifying. I’ve never really liked swimming in the ocean or lakes for that matter. Something about not being able to see what is below or around you that freaks … Read More

My First Triathlon! Cheshire Super Sprint
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Results can be downloaded from here. I was 14th overall with a time of 1:12:20. It was an amazing experience and I was able to raise about 700 CHF for a charity in India, LET’S SHARE, run by a dear … Read More