Has triathlon saved me again?

So I have now officially "moved" to Sherrills Ford in North Carolina!  It feels to me like I am in the middle of no-where, surrounded by cows, churches and a lake that seems to be everywhere you look.  The weather has been well below my likings - cold and rainy.  Something I have not experienced …

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Abu Dhabi International Triathlon 2014 – When a dream becomes reality!

Saturday marked the 5th anniversary of the "glamourous" Abu Dhabi International Triathlon.  I was lucky enough to be one of the 2400 competitors this year, and took on the Short Course distance which consists of a 1.5km swim, 100km bike ride and 10km run. One year ago this was my second triathlon and I did …

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What the heck is this Triathlon madness anyway? – Part 1

So I have recently realised that not everyone actually knows what is involved in a Triathlon, or much about the sport in general.  It's easy to forget when you are "in" to something that not EVERYONE knows what's involved.  I thought I would write a series of posts that gives a general background on the …

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