Swim Category

20 days till Tokyo but …

In 3 weeks this time probably I already finished the Tokyo marathon. Tokyo is 9 hours ahead of England. So when I’ll start the race on Sunday morning around 9.30am most of the UK will be still asleep or just going to sleep. It’s now less than 2 weeks till we are flying out , […]

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Training summary w/c 28th January

28. January – 3rd February 2019 Another week gone, I really can’t believe how fast these days going. Week 7 of Ironman Bolton training. Week 14 of Tokyo / Boston / London marathon training. Monday: Monday’s are still rest days. I really can’t get myself into thinking to do any kind of workout. Eventually would […]

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Training summary w/c 21st January

21 – 27th January 2019. Wow I can’t believe how fast these days are passing. Probably it helps that I’m way to excited about the Tokyo trip. Week 6 of Ironman Bolton training Week 13 of Tokyo/ Boston/ London marathon training. Monday: As always it was a rest day. I’m starting to like these days. […]

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Training summary w/c 14. January

14 – 20 January 2019. This was my week 5 of Ironman training and Week 12 of Tokyo / Boston marathon training. I can’t believe how fast the weeks going by. Monday: Rest day, favourite day of the week. Done nothing at all this day. Got my recommended 10 000 steps in by 10am at […]

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Training summary w/c 7th January

I realised that all my Facebook posts are about my training posts. I love sharing my ups and downs but I bet it gets annoying after a while. So instead of sharing daily , I’ll write a post about how my week of training went on Mondays. Monday’s are my rest days so will have […]

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You can. End of story.

Wow what a year. I didn’t manage to achieve all my goals this year , but it’s life. Stuff happens , they knock you down but you get up , learn from it , move on and get stronger. Started the year out strong , was planning to run a race every month just to […]

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Training?… When? What for? Why?

I really have no clue what to write about my training sessions. Loads of people keep asking me about it. But I just don’t know what to say. few months ago I tried to write-up weekly training summaries but I just don’t have the time for that. When? Could say I started my training in […]

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Ironman Bolton ’19 – Back from deferment

This race was supposed to happen this year. I really wanted to do an Ironman race before I turn 30 in February 2019. But for multiple reasons I had to defer my place till 2019. I’ve started my training really well, I really thought that I can do this. But then an injury happened and […]

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Week 1 – Berlin to Chicago training

As I said in my previous post, I’ve hired a running coach. If you haven’t read that click HERE to read it now. I was really excited about my training plan, I didn’t really know what to expect, or anything. But everyone I spoke with they highly recommended Denise and her coaching plans. I’ve officially […]

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House moving, Ironman training and 2018

First of all Happy New Year all of you 🙂 So much has happened in the last couple of weeks. A month ago we successfully bought our house and moved into it. That’s the main reason I wasn’t blogging at all. We still don’t have the computer room set up, need to buy a computer […]

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Why so negative?!

I was thinking about this in the last few days to write this post or not. but at the end this is my blog and I can write about negative stuff as well. So I’m part of loads of Facebook groups, about running and recently joined a few triathlon and specially Ironman ones as well. […]

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Be Iron Fit by Don & Melanie Fink

I was planning to buy this book ( click here for Amazon )  for a few weeks now, but had to wait till payday to get it. Ordered it on last week Saturday and to my surprise Amazon offered a Sunday delivery to a near by Amazon locker. When I got the text message from […]

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Swimming here I come

A week ago Friday I finally managed to sign up to do swimming in my local swimming pool. The gym offers loads of different gym packages, including ” just swim ” for           £26/ month. I don’t think that’s a bad price at all. Before i signed up I have checked […]

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Ironman Bolton , UK 2018 

Ironman , Bolton , UK.   15. July 2018 Swim 2.4 miles. Bike 112 miles. Run 26.2 miles. All. In. One. Race. I’m 28 and a chubby female. I run the London marathon this year and straight after I decided that I’ll do all the Marathon Majors by 2019. A week ago I was wondering […]

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Welcome on my site :)

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