Tag Archives: women’s sport

Don’t mess with Texas, round 6

Texas 5, Frankie 1, and an exciting day for women’s racing I’m not sure what it is about racing in Texas. After two terrible days out racing the Ironman in the Woodlands, two simply “meh” races at the 70.3 in … Continue reading

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Reflecting on a year of change

2018 was an exhausting year. I moved house, changed my coaching setup and had my longest training and racing season ever. I had an absolute shocker of a race in June, after which I made some fairly drastic changes to … Continue reading

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Ironman 70.3 Dublin race report, August 2016

I entered this race because all my friends seemed to be doing it…. which seems like a bad reason at first glance, but over the years I have learnt that racing needs to be fun as well as hard! I’d also … Continue reading

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Women’s cycling jersey inadequacy rage, Oct 2013

There follows what I am sure will be the first of many rants.  I do love a good rant… this particular example was induced by the simple act of trying to buy some new kit AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAARGH WHY FOR THE LOVE … Continue reading

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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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