Racing

Race reports from Karl and team

European Championships, Qualifiers and other races

European Championships, Qualifiers and other races

The last 2 weekends have been packed with races for DeZeiner Fitness team members which meant that I neither had time to update my blog nor could I add to the latest themes I had laid out. These will have to wait until this race update is out. Today we will have...

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Weekly Roundup 4 – 10 April: Sub 40

Weekly Roundup 4 – 10 April: Sub 40

Grangemouth 10k The key event for the week was going to be the Grangemouth 10k with Fiona’s aim to go under 40 minutes for the distance. In 2015 she had finished just outside 41 minutes having targeted something slower than that. This time gave her the belief that she...

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Weekly Round Up – 21-27 Mar: Switching Bikes and New Shoes

Weekly Round Up – 21-27 Mar: Switching Bikes and New Shoes

TT Bike Fiona went out for a 2 hour ride on her TT bike the day after Tranent Triathlon – see previous weekly roundup. Half way into that ride her chain snapped adding to the misery from the previous day. Luckily Ian and his mate Jon were on their ride at the same...

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Weekly Round Up – 14-20 Mar: First Triathlon of the Season

Weekly Round Up – 14-20 Mar: First Triathlon of the Season

Tranent Triathlon On Saturday 2 of my athletes, Fiona and Simon, were due to race the Tranent Sprint Triathlon, organised by the Edinburgh University Triathlon Club. Unfortunately Simon’s heel started hurting somewhat out of the blue 2 days earlier so he had to sit...

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Weekly Round Up – 29 Feb-6 Mar: Hills in various forms

Weekly Round Up – 29 Feb-6 Mar: Hills in various forms

Skiing again Only 1 week after our ski trip to Glencoe saw us return to Scottish skiing slopes. This time we headed for Glenshee. The forecast was mixed with a low chance of some sun but wind dropping during the day. We got held up on our way there as there was a...

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Weekly Round Up – 22-28 Feb: A day’s skiing

Weekly Round Up – 22-28 Feb: A day’s skiing

A busy week with a day in Glencoe and 2 days of racing over the weekend. Skiing In 2015 Fiona and I had tried to get up North skiing during the week when we could to avoid the weekend crowds. We decided to do the same again this year and with the winter finally...

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