The Iron Rookie Blog

2021Jun

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 24/26

Rookie goes for 5 in a row @ Ironman UK Week 24/26 Areet? I swear to god i’m going back on the piss for 2 weeks….. 2nd attempt at 3 laps back to back after a 10 mile warm up and I got the absolute kicking I was expecting last

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 23/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @ IMUK Week 23/26 Areet? What i’m about to tell you now, it’s really important you understand that I’m not taking the piss, nor do I think I’m ‘big’ or ‘clever’ – i’m just giving an honest account of what has actually happened

2021May

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 21/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @ IMUK week 21/26 Areet? Halle fukin lujah Decent weather finally arrives in Bolton….. Perfect cycling conditions to be precise….. Little wind, heat (not minus for once), cloud cover, hardly any rain….. Perfecto…. Making my way round two laps of the Bolton bike

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 20/26

Rookie goes for 5 in a row @ Ironman UK week 20/26 Areet? “Why do you do the Ironman?” asked one of the girls from the office in the week…. “Because i’m fucked in the head” I replied….. It was tongue in cheek, but I have come to the conclusion

5 in a row @ IMUK Wk 19/26

Rookie Goes for 5 in a row @ Ironman UK Week 19/26 Areet? On Friday, some of the lads from work went down the dog and duck for a few pints…… Me? I ran 13 miles from the office back to my house instead, as you do….. They all think