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Smileathlon 2018: When Crawling isn't enough...

Smileathlon 2018: When Crawling isn't enough...

So here’s the post with which I was hoping I wouldn’t be needing to make.

Smileathlon 2018 Day Four

Smileathlon 2018 Day Four

Right now every day is a combination of heaven and hell. The swim and the bike are many moments of pure bliss; with the run/walk/crawl unpleasant at best.

Smileathlon 2018 Day Three

Smileathlon 2018 Day Three

Day three - zzz

Smileathlon 2018 Day Two

Smileathlon 2018 Day Two

2 down! 

Smileathlon 2018 Day One

Smileathlon 2018 Day One

Well that’s 1 down... dare I say, 6 to go!! Haha.

The Smileathlon 2018 Training Round Up

The Smileathlon 2018 Training Round Up

So after 170 training sessions totalling 318 hours, covering a combined distance of 6,159km (3,827 miles) across the three disciplines, which has spanned 145 days, all that remains is The Smileathlon 2018 Challenge.

The Smileathlon 2018: Why I'm attempting 7 Iron Triathlons in 7 days

The Smileathlon 2018: Why I'm attempting 7 Iron Triathlons in 7 days

As the title of this blog suggests. I share a few of the main reasons why I am attempting to complete 7 Iron Triathlons in 7 days. Spoiler ALERT: ...

The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it

The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it

“The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it.” ~ Epictetus Friday 13th is often considered unlucky. For me it’s quite the op...

Peak Week Update

Peak Week Update

Here we are at day 3 of peak week. From Monday to Thursday my task is to complete 45 minutes of swimming, 4 hours cycling and 90 minutes of running every day for the 4 days.

The Smileathlon 2018 Promo Video

The Smileathlon 2018 Promo Video

Here’s the first of two promo videos for The Smilinggg Smileathlon 2018 Challenge which takes place from Monday 14th May to Sunday 20th May for #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek to raise both money and awareness for Mindand Samaritans.

Forty Days To Go...

Forty Days To Go...

VLOG #6: 

In this video I document my easy running day's training of the week and sit down and chat philosophically surrounding the challenge as I continue my journey to The Smilinggg Smileathlon 2018 taking place from Monday 14th May until 20th May 2018 in line with Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK. 4 weeks to go and countinggg!

Tri-umphant Weekend. Sort of...

Tri-umphant Weekend. Sort of...

VLOG #5: 

In this video I document my biggest day's training of the week as I continue my journey to The Smilinggg Smileathlon 2018 taking place from Monday 14th May until 20th May 2018 in line with Mental Health Awareness Week in the UK. 9 weeks to go and countinggg!