Tag: Dorney

Dorney Lake is a great place to swim….no current, straight, clean/fresh water, shallow – you can just about see the bottom. This swim event was perfect timing – the bank holiday weekend was described as the BIG WEEKEND :- Saturday 180km bike Sunday 25km run Monday 5km swim On Friday a race email came out recommending an easy weekend being well rested for the swim! The weather was pants but if it’s going to be pants it might as well…

So here it was, 2013’s challenge, I bought a bike for Christmas 2012 cause my mate had gone mad for cycling. I ended up at a Triathlon training camp in April cause Nicky B bust her ACL skiing…on returning this was the race I booked, this was my focus for the rest of this year: Olympic Triathlon (Human Race – Dorney lake, 15/09) = 1500M SWIM + 42KM BIKE + 10KM RUN Sure you can swim 60 lengths, and yes…