David Ward Completed his first Ironman triathlon on 23 July in Nottingham. The time and energy he devoted to training and preparation paid off.
The Outlaw is a great event. I would recommend it to anyone considering an Ironman-distance triathlon (or Outlaw-distance as the organisers call it). It is based at the National Water Sports Centre at Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham.
The swim was a single lap of a large rowing lake. Even with a mass start of over 1000, there was plenty of room in the warm water for all to get into their rhythm. I got out of the water in a respectable 1:07. The transition takes time as you swap kit into and out of bags on hooks in a large tent, but...Read more
Jackie and Martin Wren completed the Dragon Seeker 60K (37 mile) Ultra run. This forms the final stage of a longer run from Twickenham, London to Cardiff which is held over two days with over...Read more
On Saturday, 17 June, BRJ Member Guy Forster lined up with 600 other competitors to take on ‘The Wall’, a one-day 69-mile ultra marathon across the North of England. The hilly route roughly follows the route of Hadrian’s Wall from Carlisle to Newcastle-upon-Tyne, along a combination of roads and trails, with checkpoints on route supplying much needed food and water. Read more
BRJ Members Simon Moore and Ricardo Miller travelled to the Isles of Scilly in search of adventure and a new challenge. They are both experienced triathletes and have successfully completed the...Read more
The fourth annual BRJ Mayor’s charity race was held at Jubilee Park in Huntingdon on Bank holiday Monday. The overnight rain and overcast skies did not deter the 311 runners who took part or the...Read more