Archive | July, 2017

Open Water Swimming Cancelled


Due to the possibility of water contamination from an overenthusiastic muck spreading farmer, open water swims at Water’s Edge have been cancelled for tonight (17th July) and next week (24th July) We have sent the water for testing so we hope to resume the swims on Monday 31 July but we will confirm this as soon as […]

The Gauntlet – A COUPLES TALE

Finishers !

Deborah Terras Castle Series The Gauntlet Cheshire 25/06/2017 Triathlon Another Team Terras idea this time with no Gin involved. This time it was due to my guilty conscious: I couldn’t let Tony to do his first mid distance alone so after I booked his ‘christmas’ pressie from the kids i also booked my pressie from […]

COLTs in Bolton


24 COLTs were lining up on the startline for the 9th Ironman UK in Bolton. Slightly down on last years bumper crop, but a great turnout nevertheless. As anyone who has ever raced Bolton in COLT kit can attest, it’s a very special event for the club. Our supporters turn out in force on Babylon […]

A grand day out in Edinburgh


Nigel Neil IM 70.3 Edinburgh 02/07/2017 Triathlon After a few disappointing outings over the past couple of years, I am chuffed as punch to say that – by my standards – IM70.3 Edinburgh went amazingly well, thank you. But it was oh so close to being a complete wash out ! The stats: I finished […]