CLIC Sargent Volunteer Work

CLIC Sargent care for children and young adults with cancer and leukaemia and I’ve been lucky enough to be one of the Challenge Teams’ volunteers. My inspiration to choose CLIC Sargent was my flat mate Iain Stuart; I wanted to offer my support to his brother Robbie’s legacy.

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Race Report: 5th at Ironman Lanzarote

Ironman Lanzarote, well known to be the toughest on the planet, met all expectations and I loved every minute of it; the pre-race jitters, the carnage=black eye on the swim, the burning legs on the bike, the burning bum on the run and most of all the cheers from mum, my friends and support crew throughout the day! To come 5th pro woman in my first Ironman was also a great feeling!

Biking up from Puerto del Carmen

Biking up from Puerto del Carmen

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Race Report: Volcano Olympic Triathlon – 4th

Volcano Triathlon

Just a week after Challenge Fuerteventura and many long, hard ironman training days in between, I raced the Volcano Olympic distance triathlon. I did this last year so I was excited to see where I’d sit in comparison. As it turned out, pretty good! I repeated the 4th position on last week and I was very happy to finish in a time that was over 15minutes faster than last year! Sometimes it’s hard to see the wood for the trees when you’ve given up everything to train full time so when you race and see this kind of improvement, it makes it all worthwhile.

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