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Alex meets one of his heroes

Alex Birch – Challenge Roth – Racing and Training

While on holiday in late 2012 I read Chrissie Wellington’s “A Life Without Limits” and arrived at the easy conclusion that she was probably the greatest athlete this country has ever produced. More surprisingly I came home determined to embark on my own triathlon adventure, albeit on a far humbler level. Chrissie had started at […]

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Ironman Ireland 2019 – Manu Heraud

I started out in triathlon about five years ago, I wanted to tick the boxes and try every distance. After successfully getting through Isoman last year, I wanted to try the full distance – the Ironman. For some reason still unknown to me, I listened to Annie and registered for Ironman Ireland. I thought the […]

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Beachborough Triathlon 15th June 2019

As ever the Beachborough triathlon offered athletes a well organised event sent in the beautiful grounds of Stowe School. The race, part of the South Central Series was incredibly competitive and our triathletes held their own against the best in the region. An added challenge, if one was needed, was the weather which went from […]

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Henley Open Water Triathlon June 2019

It was a warm and blustery day that greeted competitors arriving at the Henley Open Water Triathlon, set in the grounds of the picturesque Shiplake College, with races across the TS to Youth distances. This was the first of the open water event in the Team Cherwell Junior Grand Prix and the 18 degree water […]

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Ironman Wales 2018 – Race Report by Ben Heaney

Widely regarded as one of the most punishing Ironman courses in the world, I’d chosen Tenby’s Ironman Wales as the location for my ‘A’ race of 2018. Tenby is a beautiful, old, seaside town in Pembrokeshire. It has narrow, twisting, streets, ancient walls and buildings, and the main part of the town sits high on […]

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