Tag: Kit

In March I took the decision to purchase a Time Trial Bike, much to the¬†disillusionment of my wife, it was a difficult decision as it was a significant spend and the benefit was a real unknown, ¬†500km later, where friends described images of the Argon as ‘Bike Porn’ I have to report – I have a new mistress! It would be fair to say I was struggling to enjoy the Giant, I went quite well uphill, but over the long…

It’s a common question “which watch” and I think a simple answer, but I have nothing to compare it with so I can’t offer a comparison. I like a toy, and the 910XT I think is my best toy, EVER! Love it, love it love it. Why? Quite simply it is the easiest gadget in the world to use and set-up, yep you barely need to look at the instructions which has to be a good thing – right?! And…

So this is my kit check list for triathlon race days to date: Swim Wet Suit Goggles (+Goggle demist spray high recommended for race and training swims) Spare Goggles (just imagine your strap breaks on race day….) Tri Suit Swim Hat – normally supplied on race days For BTRS Wednesday night Sprint series in Brighton a pair of flip flops left on the pebble beach make life far easier! (Ear Plugs if you wear them) Cycle BIKE!! Helmet Glasses Tri…

Might just be me but my goggles would mist up both in the pool and in the open water. I was introduced to Cressi Anti Fog Spray by my mate Jamie whose 13 year old daughter swam with the youngest ever relay team to successfully swim in the English Channel. On a visit to the south coast we did an hour’s training swim off Shoreham Beach…I’ve been using the anti fog spray ever since and works a treat. Note: Goggle…