Monthly Archives: November 2013

Wimbledon winners and women’s sport, July 2013

The Wimbledon controversy continues but a far more endemic problem was illustrated beautifully this morning by the Metro. Its sole nod to the existence of women’s sport in today’s paper was an article and photo saying that actually Marion Bartoli … Continue reading

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A weekend of mixed emotions, 23 June 2013

At last I’ve had my first “successful” triathlon experience of the year, where I was racing from the gun to the finish line, rather than being knocked off my bike or trying to work out what the strange rattling noise … Continue reading

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Ironman Texas! My first Ironman, 18th May 2013

Note: This was written as more of a “note to self, or others who are interested in racing Ironman Texas” before I had thought of writing a blog.  It is included here for interest and completeness’ sake.  For now I’ve … Continue reading

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Galway Ironman 70.3 triathlon

Galway 70.3, 2nd Sept 2012: My first triathlon, and the most positive sporting experience I had in 2012 by a factor of lots I entered this race to give me something to pull myself out of the pit of sadness … Continue reading

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