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Monthly Archives: July 2014

This is my first ever Top Five.. my Top Five Long Distance Races! These are the races around the world that over the next few years I most want to take part in. They are a variety of disciplines but are all seriously tough, endurance events. More than anything though, they inspire me, fire my imagination and desperately make me want to see if I have what it takes! They are in… Read More

Check out the latest part of my Berghaus Everyday Adventurer blog!! It’s been a crazy start to July with two races and an awful lot of training and planning!

On 6th June I took part in the Thorpe Park Triathlon. This was my second attempt at a sprint distance triathlon but the first time I would actually get in the water! There was no late night email to say the lake was unsafe and I was up at quarter to 5 and on my way to Thorpe, accompanied by Adam, one of my good mates. There had been a lot of… Read More

I’ve been selected as the Berghaus Everyday Adventurer¬†for July!! Each month the British outdoor brand Berghaus, famous for their high quality clothing and equipment, choose a new adventurer looking to make their way in the industry. I’m delighted to have been selected by them for July. Over the course of the month I will be writing for the Berghaus website and sharing reports of what I’ve been up to and how the… Read More

Next Saturday, 5th July 2014, the Grand Depart of the Tour de France arrives in the UK and the first stage travels 191km through North Yorkshire. The peloton will start in Leeds before heading up into the Yorkshire Dales and then turning south to an exciting sprint finish in Harrogate. On 3rd May, I took on the challenge to complete the first stage. Previously, my longest continuous ride had been the 85… Read More