The Iron Rookie Blog

2021Apr

5 in a row @ IMUK Week 15/26

Rookie goes for 5 in a row @ IMUK Week 15/26 Areet? So last week I achieved the holy grail and that is to ride a sub 2 Ironman UK bike loop…. To put this into context, so far on Strava, over 50 riders have recorded their efforts on the

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 14/26

Rookie goes for 5 in a row @ IMUK Week 14/26 Areet? So next week, all the pubs re-open and 99.9% of the people I know are going on the piss… I’d love to join them, I really would…. But I can’t….. Got to sit at home sipping on a

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 13/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @: IMUK Week 13 of 26 Areet? Half way there…… Livin on a prayer and all that…. 2 Things of note this week…. First, if you want to make your road running feel like a piece of piss, try trail running through mud

2021Mar

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 12/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @ IMUK Week 12/26 Areet? Sad to report i’ve been plagued by tech issues this week….. It all started on Monday when I wheeled me bike out the garage at 7am all excited full of beans happy as a pig in shit ready

5 in a row @ IMUK Week 11/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @ Ironman UK Week 11 of 26 Areet? So yesterday I took a day off work and went and rode a 31 mile lap of the ‘new’ Ironman Bolton bike circuit for the first time in over a year………. Before we get cracking